Once you see America through family pictures,
you will never see this country
the same way again.
FAMILY PICTURES USA PREMIERES ON PBS
IN AUGUST 2019!
Join host Thomas Allen Harris to explore American cities, towns and rural communities through the lens of the family photo album, unearthing rich personal stories that expand our understanding of history, diversity and common values. Season one of Family Pictures USA features three national PBS episodes and a local show produced by WGCU.
WGCU is hosting a sneak peek of the SWFL episode on August 7 at the Sydney & Berne Davis Arts Center. More information here.
Family Pictures USA is presented on PBS by WGCU Public Media and UNC-TV Public Media North Carolina.
Funding provided in part by:
North Carolina – Discover how this historically rural state built on tobacco and textiles is rapidly changing.
August 12 at 9:00 p.m. (PBS/WGCU) and August 16 at 7:00 p.m. (WORLD)
Detroit – Explore America’s comeback city through photos and personal stories shared by residents.
August 13 at 8:00 p.m. (PBS/WGCU) and August 16 at 8:00 p.m. (WORLD)
Southwest Florida – Visit Ft. Myers and the Paradise Coast, home to ranchers, Native Americans and fishing communities.
August 13 at 9:00 p.m. (PBS/WGCU) and August 23 at 7:00 p.m. (WORLD)
August 13 at 10:00 p.m. (WGCU) and August 23 at 8:30 p.m. (WORLD)
FAMILY PICTURES LOCAL
Family Pictures USA revisits Southwest Florida for a heartfelt reunion with the local community.