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Family Pictures USA

Joined in August 2019

About Us

Family Pictures USA explores neighborhoods and cities through the lens of family photographs and the stories residing within them. The show travels to different locations within a given town or region and uncovers personal stories that connect people to a larger history and narrative of that locale. Family Pictures USA draws on local stories and photos to illuminate local connections between family members and communities to create an inclusive new Digital Family Album. Hosted by filmmaker and artist Thomas Allen Harris, Family Pictures USA is available to stream on PBS.org

Family Pictures USA explores neighborhoods and cities through the lens of family photographs and the stories residing within them. The show travels to different locations within a given town or region and uncovers personal stories that…

Issue Areas Include

  • Family
  • Immigrants or Refugees
  • Media
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Rural Areas

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Photos for Family Pictures USA

  • Behind the scenes photo of Family Pictures USA production. Two women hold an old photograph from their family album while being video taped
  • Diverse group of individuals smiling and posing for a photo holding a gold picture frame
  • A diverse group of people stand around a table and show each other photographs
  • A picture of a black and white photo of a mother holding a baby

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