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American Experience

Space Men

The United States Air Force brought men up 19 miles, testing the limits of human endurance

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Space Men

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American Experience

Murder of a President

The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president.

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Murder of a President

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American Experience

The Mine Wars

Go inside the coal miners' bitter battle for dignity at the dawn of the 20th century.

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The Mine Wars

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Video thumbnail: American Experience Death and the Civil War

American Experience

Death and the Civil War

How the US dealt with the unprecedented number of dead in the Civil War.

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Death and the Civil War

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Video thumbnail: American Experience The Forgotten Plague

American Experience

The Forgotten Plague

Tuberculosis was once the deadliest killer in human history.

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The Forgotten Plague

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American Experience

The Big Burn

In the summer of 1910, the largest fire in American history raged in the Northern Rockies.

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The Big Burn

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American Experience

Edison

By the time he died in 1931, Thomas Edison was one of the most famous men in the world.

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Edison

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Video thumbnail: American Experience Klansville U.S.A.

American Experience

Klansville U.S.A.

The most progressive state in the South earned a new nickname in the 1960s: Klansville USA

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Klansville U.S.A.

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American Experience

Freedom Summer

Shattering the foundations of white supremacy over 10 memorable weeks in 1964.

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Freedom Summer

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American Experience

Freedom Riders

The story behind civil rights activists who challenged segregation in the American South.

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Freedom Riders

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Video thumbnail: American Experience Triangle Fire

American Experience

Triangle Fire

The deadliest workplace accident in New York's history changed American factories forever.

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Triangle Fire

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Video thumbnail: American Experience The Rise and Fall of Penn Station

American Experience

The Rise and Fall of Penn Station

The monumental building that was supposed to last forever was destroyed after 53 years.

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The Rise and Fall of Penn Station

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Video thumbnail: American Experience The Poisoner's Handbook

American Experience

The Poisoner's Handbook

In the early 1900s, the average medicine cabinet was a would-be poisoner's treasure chest.

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The Poisoner's Handbook

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American Experience

JFK

The life of President John F. Kennedy, one of our most popular and most mourned leaders.

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JFK

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American Experience

Clinton

One of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.

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Clinton

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Video thumbnail: American Experience The Presidents: Jimmy Carter

American Experience

The Presidents: Jimmy Carter

Part of the award-winning "The Presidents" collection.

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The Presidents: Jimmy Carter

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Video thumbnail: American Experience The Presidents: Reagan

American Experience

The Presidents: Reagan

A biography from American Experience's collection of presidential portraits.

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The Presidents: Reagan

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Video thumbnail: American Experience The Presidents: George H.W. Bush

American Experience

The Presidents: George H.W. Bush

Part of the award-winning The Presidents collection.

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The Presidents: George H.W. Bush

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Video thumbnail: American Experience The Presidents: Nixon

American Experience

The Presidents: Nixon

Part of the award-winning The Presidents collection.

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The Presidents: Nixon

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Video thumbnail: American Experience The Presidents: Truman

American Experience

The Presidents: Truman

Part of the award-winning The Presidents collection.

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The Presidents: Truman

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Video thumbnail: American Experience The Presidents: LBJ

American Experience

The Presidents: LBJ

Part of the award-winning The Presidents collection.

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The Presidents: LBJ

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Video thumbnail: American Experience The Presidents: FDR

American Experience

The Presidents: FDR

Part of the award-winning The Presidents collection.

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The Presidents: FDR

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