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Public TV show breaks out family photos for ‘people’s history’ of Detroit

“For five weeks in Detroit, a parade of more than 100 people turned out at events to show their photo albums to a camera crew. Wearing white gloves as they handled treasured family images, they relayed stories stretching back generations.”

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TV show collecting Detroiters’ family photos hosts finale event Friday

“Friday is your last chance to share your family photos and histories with “Family Pictures USA,” a documentary-style TV show that is filming in Detroit this summer. ”

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Family Pictures USA to Host Grand Finale Celebration

“Could your family photos help tell Detroit’s story? For the past 5 weeks, the “Family Picture USA” team has been gathering photographs and stories from Detroiters about their lives, their families, their personal Detroit history.”

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PBS TV Crew Connecting Detroiters’ Family Photos with City’s History

“Each of us is a contributor to history… Each of our lives adds a nuance to the historical record. While not always thought of as a “historical” document, family photo albums are packed with stories from the past.”

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Could your family photos help tell Detroit’s stories?

If a photo album of old family photographs could talk, the stories it could tell would be staggering. That’s the concept behind the upcoming “Family Pictures: USA” television series filming in Detroit this summer.

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New PBS Series Visits Detroit In Search of Family Photos

An upcoming PBS World Channel series is filming in Detroit for the next five weeks. It’s called “Family Pictures: USA,” and a portion of the program will focus on Detroiters’ family photos.

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Family Pictures Usa Photo Sharing Event

Guests are asked to bring a selection of a dozen of their favorite photographs – digital or printed photos – and spend 10-15 minutes with the Family Pictures: USA Production Team telling their Detroit story.

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Family Pictures: USA Photo Sharing Event

What’s your Detroit story? As part of a new television series being filmed for PBS’s WORLD Channel, Family Pictures: USA will be in Detroit during June and July in partnership with the Detroit 67: Looking Back to Move Forward project.

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Family Pictures: USA comes to Detroit

If a photo album of old family photographs could talk, the stories it could tell would be staggering. That’s the concept behind the upcoming “Family Pictures: USA” television series filming in Detroit this summer.

Read more: WMOT