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History

Living History [PHOTOS]

Slideshow

Craig James started collecting 19th century photographs of African Americans because he saw so much pride in the faces of the men and women who were no longer slaves.

Then came a surprise: Craig learned that a photograph of his own ancestor, his great-great-great grandmother Nursey James, had been preserved.

Craig talks with Dick Gordon about seeing the photo for the first time, and meeting the direct descendants of Nursey's master.

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