Deardra Green-Campbell was searching the internet for information on her great, great, great grandmother and found a house where her distant relative had lived as a slave.
Kevin Williams tells The Story's Phoebe Judge how he convinced this Amish family to write about themselves, and the trouble of making a newspaper column without electricity.
Guest host Sean Cole explores the past as captured by Google's Street View images.
One man learns a big secret about his family's NYC bakery.
Beth and Jonathan Hankins were settling into their new home when they realized they were living in a former meth lab.
Phoebe Judge speaks with author Will Schwalbe about the books he and his mother read and talked about as she was dying of cancer.
How a North Dakota woman rebuilt her family’s burned house.
Andrea Lee Torres wrestles with her parents' decision to not teach her their native language.
Writer Ann Hood tells Dick about her Italian-American family’s rowdy Thanksgiving dinners.
Eric Winickbrings us the voices of a mother and daughter, born 40 years apart.
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