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?
In September 1970, militants from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine hijacked five commercial airplanes.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
From the Revolutionary War to Operation Desert Storm - newly discovered letters read by celebrity actors tell of courage, longing, and sacrifice.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.