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The National Parks

The Last Refuge (1890-1915)

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By the end of the 19th century, widespread industrialization has left many Americans worried about whether the country — once a vast wilderness — will have any pristine land left. At the same time, poachers in the parks are rampant, and visitors think nothing of littering or carving their names near iconic sites like Old Faithful.

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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.

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The National Parks

PBS Previews

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

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The National Parks: An Introduction

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

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Mr. President Goes to Yellowstone

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

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The National Parks: Grand Tetons

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The National Parks: New Land

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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.

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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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