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The Shakers: Hands to Work, Hearts to God (1984)

Award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns made this documentary as part of the PBS American Stories series. A companion site with useful links and a timeline of Shaker history is available here.

The Mormons (2007)

This four-hour PBS documentary explores the history of Mormonism as well as some of the contemporary challenges facing the church. A companion site offering timelines, links, access to discussion groups, and teacher lesson plans is available here.

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