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The National Parks

Untold Stories: Yosemite's Buffalo Soldiers

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Yosemite's Buffalo Soldiers highlights the work of Yosemite ranger Shelton Johnson and his rediscovery of the story of the African American soldiers who patrolled the parks of the High Sierra at the turn of the last century. Shelton tells the story in the dramatis personae of a Buffalo Soldier himself, directly engaging visitors in a way that is immediate and often high impact.

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The National Parks

PBS Previews

A behind the scenes tour of the new Ken Burns series starting this September 27th at 8/7c.

24:49

The National Parks

PBS Previews

A behind the scenes tour of the new Ken Burns series airing this September.

24:49

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The National Parks

The National Parks: An Introduction

Introductory clip from THE NATIONAL PARKS: America's Best Idea, a film by Ken Burns.

7:18

The National Parks

Mr. President Goes to Yellowstone

Watch never before seen footage of the First Family's trip to Yellowstone last summer.

11:48

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The National Parks: Grand Tetons

Terry Tempest Williams talks about what the Grand Tetons mean to her

1:44

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The National Parks: New Land

Dayton Duncan talks about seeing the lava flow in Hawaii

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The National Parks

Great Nature (1933-1945) - Preview

Airs Friday, September 6, 2013 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

0:30

The National Parks

Going Home (1920-1933) - Preview

Airs Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

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