Finding Your Roots | PBS features Henry Louis Gates Jr presenting the proverbial Book of Life to known personalities in theatrical arts, government and business. The Book of Life is a genealogy presentation in formal scrapbook form. That moment of truth is always very interesting.
Online databases make it easier than ever to trace your own family history, and DNA testing allows for the type of deep research conducted for Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. These links can help you get started.
Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.: Season 2 [3 Discs] [DVD]
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Online Resources and Genealogical Tools to Find Your Roots
The Documentation Center on the People and Cultures of Italian Origin in the World, set up by the Giovanni Agnelli Foundation in 1993, offers three separate data banks containing the transcription of the information contained in the passenger lists of the ships that arrived in New York, Buenos Aires and Vitoria, (Italian nationals only).