Extras

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Finding Your Roots

Take My Breath Away

Dr. Jackson views the 1836 estate records listing the names of her enslaved ancestors.

Take My Breath Away

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Finding Your Roots

Varmus Grandparents

Dr. Harold E. Varmus expresses his gratitude to his grandparents for leaving Europe.

Varmus Grandparents

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Freeing Slaves in 1804

Finding Your Roots

Freeing Slaves in 1804

Dr. Francis Collins learns his ancestors freed their slaves in 1804.

Freeing Slaves in 1804

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Finding Your Roots

Revolutionary War

Dr. Francis Collins learns his ancestor was a Patriot that served in the Continental Army.

Revolutionary War

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Finding Your Roots

Science Pioneers Preview

Francis Collins, Shirley Ann Jackson, and Harold E. Varmus learn their family histories.

Science Pioneers Preview