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American Experience; Roots of Resistance: A Story of the Underground Railroad

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Series
American Experience
Program
Roots of Resistance: A Story of the Underground Railroad
Program Number

216

Series Description

Premiered October 1988 As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its eighteenth season, the series has produced over 180 programs and garnered every major broadcast award. Series release date: 10/1988

Program Description

This film brings to life the little-known story of the secret railroad to freedom.

Duration

00:66:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
Citation
Chicago: “American Experience; Roots of Resistance: A Story of the Underground Railroad,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_51F118098AB1443AB6371595F07465EE.
MLA: “American Experience; Roots of Resistance: A Story of the Underground Railroad.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_51F118098AB1443AB6371595F07465EE>.
APA: American Experience; Roots of Resistance: A Story of the Underground Railroad. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_51F118098AB1443AB6371595F07465EE
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