Special Features: Biographies

Charles Howard (1877-1950)

Charles Howard

From the film: Seabiscuit

clara lemlich

Clara Lemlich

From the film: Triangle Fire

frank butler

Frank Butler

From the film: Annie Oakley

Chief Engineer Frank Crowe

Frank Crowe

From the film: Hoover Dam

Frank James

Frank James

From the film: Jesse James

Producer Picks


JFK : 4 hrs

The latest addition to our Peabody Award-winning Presidents collection, JFK is a four-hour biopic of our 35th president.

Triangle Fire

Triangle Fire : 1 hr

Triangle Fire is one of three AMERICAN EXPERIENCE documentaries to be honored with a win at the 71st Annual Peabody Awards.

Relevant Now

freedom summer

Freedom Summer : 2 hrs

2014 is the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer

death and the civil war

Death and the Civil War : 2 hrs

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War