The crowdfunding campaign will support community engagement and the creation of additional digital content around Rory Kennedy's "Last Days in Vietnam." The "First Days Story Project" will enable American Experience to collect stories from nearly 200 people in six cities across the U.S., answering one of the major questions raised by the film — What happened to those who fled?
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.
From the Revolutionary War to Operation Desert Storm - newly discovered letters read by celebrity actors tell of courage, longing, and sacrifice.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.