Special Features: Biographies

George Woolf (1910-1946)

George Woolf

From the film: Seabiscuit


Architect Gordon Kaufman

Gordon Kaufman

From the film: Hoover Dam


Secretary of the Interior Harold Ickes

Harold Ickes

From the film: Hoover Dam


President Herbert Hoover (1874-1964)

Herbert Hoover

From the film: Hoover Dam


Tarbell's piece in McClure's Magazine

Ida Tarbell

From the film: The Rockefellers


Jesse James

Jesse James

From the film: Jesse James


John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917-1963)

JFK

From the film: The Kennedys





Producer Picks

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

death and the civil war

Death and the Civil War : 2 hrs

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


freedom summer

Freedom Summer : 2 hrs

2014 is the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer