Last year, a University of Michigan grad student applied for an internship at American Experience. He ended up with a Story By credit on War of the Worlds.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.
The thrilling true story of the American Olympic rowing team that triumphed against all odds in Nazi Germany in 1936.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.
Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.