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PBS Premiering “The Italian Americans” on Feb. 17


On Tuesday, Feb. 17 at 9 p.m., PBS will be airing the premiere of John Maggio’s “The Italian Americans,” a documentary revealing how Italian immigrants challenged the notion of the American “melting pot” by chronicling four generations of Italian-American lives, from the massive late 19th Century wave of immigration to today. http://video.pbs.org/program/italian-americans/

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Italian Genealogy with Mary Tedesco on PBS (Feb. 10)


Have you ever wondered what it’s like to conduct onsite genealogical research in Italy? Well, the wait is over. Just tune in to GENEALOGY ROADSHOW on Tuesday, February 10, 2015 @ 8:00 p.m. ET on PBS. There will be something special in store for those with an interest in Italy and Italian genealogy. ORIGINS ITALY Founder and Gloucester resident Mary M. Tedesco will host a special segment about conducting Italian genealogical research. The “Genealogy Roadshow” Italy segment was filmed in Mary Tedesco’s Italian ancestral town of San Pietro a Maida, Catanzaro, Calabria, Italy. Tedesco’s grandfather and great grandparents immigrated from ...

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Ciao Italia and Mary Ann Esposito’s Boston Connection


Host of the longest running cooking show on television, Esposito has many special connections with Boston.

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