"If you cared about this country, if you cared about Democracy, then you had to go down." Watch "Freedom Summer" on American Experience PBS on June 24, 2014.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.
The inspiring story of the modern environmental movement.
French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
In 1967, thousands of hippies flocked to San Francisco's Haight Ashbury district.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.