Reporting, Direction, ProductionEmily Kassie

Executive ProducersTom Meagher, Julia Preston, Susan Chira and Bill Keller

Video EditingEmily Kassie and Alex Ivany

The Guardian teamJuweek Adolphe, Enjoli Liston, Amanda Holpuch, Max Benwell

Additional EditingKatia Vannoy and Margaret Cheatham Williams

CinematographyBryan Gentry and Emily Kassie

Video Animation and Graphicsthe STUDIO: Mary Nittolo (Creative director), Eric Schutzbank (Graphics producer), John Holmes (Lead Illustrator) and Victor DeRespinis and Jackie Garbuio (Animators)

Additional CinematographyQuinn Gunderson, Seffy Hirsch, Jih-e Peng and Kenny Suleimanagich

NarrationAlejandra Rivera FlaviĆ”

MusicAri Balouzian

GripWrangel Lubin

Additional ReportingAndrew Calderon

ArchivalAP, Getty, Reuters, Pond5, C-SPAN, WPA, NBC

Design and developmentGladeye

Special thanksUSCIS Historical Reference Library, University of Denver, Boston College and The Fledgling Fund