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    Wendell Scott was the first African American inducted in the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Throughout the 1960s and 70s, he poured his heart, soul, and all of his earnings into maintaining his own race car. His son, Frank, remembers what it took for his father to cross the finish line at racetracks throughout the South.

    Directed by: Julie Zammarchi
    Executive Producers: Donna Galeno, Dave Isay, Lizzie Jacobs, & Maya Millett
    Producer: Rachel Hartman
    Co-Producer: Daniel Sitts
    Audio Produced by: Jud Esty-Kendall & John White
    Storyboard: Jesse Strauss
    Design & Animation: Julie Zammarchi
    Animation: Rebecca Raeder & Thomas Crew
    Backgrounds: Tammy Kim
    Production Intern: Felix Lopez
    Original Music: Joshua Abrams
    Music Performed by: Joshua Abrams, Hamid Drake, Marquis Hill, Emmett Kelly, & Adam Thornburg
    Music Mixed by: Joshua Abrams & Neil Strauch
    Special Thanks: Frank Scott & Warrick Scott

    In Partnership with
    American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress
    NPR
    POV

    Funding Provided by
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