Episode Info

A historical re-enactor learns the depth of her Texas roots; a man learns whether his ancestors fought for the Confederacy in the Civil War; a woman discovers she's connected to a prominent figure in Texas history; another woman learns of her link to the Cherokee Freedmen; and a man traces his roots to the conflicts that shaped early American history. Also: Andersonville prison, a notorious Confederate POW camp, is discussed. From the Julia Ideson Building of the Houston Public Library.