America: Promised Land

  • 2017
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

An exploration of the cultural origins of the United States examines the different groups who traveled to America seeking freedom, from early Colonial times through the end of the Civil War.

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Part 2 Season 1, Episode 2 May 30, 2017 $2.99

Sparked by the Industrial Revolution, a wave of migrants flood the United States.

Part 1 Season 1, Episode 1 May 29, 2017 $2.99

Reveals the epic history behind the creation of America, exploring how and why our ancestors came to this country.

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America: Promised Land Season 1
"America: Promised Land" chronicles the massive immigration patterns of ethnic groups to the United States, anchored by interviews with descendants of (more…)
America: Promised Land Season 1
"America: Promised Land" chronicles the massive immigration patterns of ethnic groups to the United States, anchored by interviews with descendants of (more…)
Bonus: Scandinavian Loggers in Oregon
02:01 — Forestry worker Bryan Penttila expalins how the past and present are linked for Scandinavian Americans working in logging and why the woods are still (more…)
Bonus: John McTammany's Musical Machines
02:15 — In 1876, John McTammany revealed a musical invention that stunned America. Now his descendant, Anita Zimcosky, tracks down a collection of his instrum (more…)

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  • Premiered: May 29, 2017
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: An exploration of the cultural origins of the United States examines the different groups who traveled to America seeking freedom, from early Colonial times through the end of the Civil War.

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