Melissa S. Martin
Written, Produced & Directed by
Online Editor and Colorist
Sound Design & Mix
Heart Punch Studio, Inc.
Lars T. Andersen
Peter James Barker
Donald L. Miller
Tami Davis Biddle
London Field Producer
For Spiegel Television
David Finch Archives
Imperial War Museum
Library of Congress
National Archives and Records Administration
The Mighty Eight Air Force Museum
Victory Film Productions, Inc.
Associate Producer, Web
Marketing and Communications
James E. Dunford
A WGBH production in association with Spiegel TV
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
An American Communist family that had fled to Moscow in the late 1920s, return to America in 1935 but can not bring their 5-year-old son.
With over a million already dead, heroic American soldiers and nurses served in the closing battles of World War I.
The acquittal of the murderers of Chicago teen Emmett Till mobilized the civil rights movement.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.
The decisions made by leaders and the escalation of bloodletting that finally ended World War II.