Written and Directed by
Director of Photography
Sound design and re-recording
Jenna Dini Bliss
Stills Animation by
Emily Singer Chapman
Sound Effects editor
Dick Morris appears courtesy of Fox News
Archival Materials courtesy of
William J. Clinton Presidential Libary
William J. Clinton Foundation
National Archives and Records Administration
Library of Congress
UALR.0120 Doug Wallace Manuscript Collection/UALR Center for Arkansas History and CultureCollections
The Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, Arkansas Studies Institute, Little Rock
Clinton House Museum
Garland County Historical Society
Long Beach California Press Telegram
George H.W. Bush Presidential Library
ABC News VideoSource
NBC Universal Archives
The CONUS Archive
KWTV News 9/Oklahoma City
KATV Little Rock
KTHV Little Rock
Media Research Center
Vanderbilt Television News Archives
Clinton House Museum
Thought Equity Motion
Carson footage supplied courtesy of Carson Entertainment Group
Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville
John F. Kennedy Presidential Library
John F. Kennedy Library Foundation
Real Planet, Inc.
University of Oklahoma Julian P. Kantor Political Commercial Archive
Jose R. Lopez/The New York Times/Redux
Paul Hosefros/The New York Times/Redux
Stephen Crowley/The New York Times/Redux
Justin Lane/The New York Times/Redux
Hot Springs High School Old Gold Yearbook
Shiloh Museum of Ozark History & Northwest Arkansas Newspapers, LLC / Springdale News Collection:
Jon Ver Hoeven
Shiloh Museum of Ozark History / Springdale [Arkansas] Chamber of Commerce Collection
Spring Street Inn, Hot Springs, AR
Foster Robinson House, Little Rock, AR
Woodrow Wilson House
Featured In Films
Melinda & Adrian Stern
Shirley Abbott Tomkievicz
Paula Jones McFadden
Clinton Signature Image: Courtesy of WGBH/William J. Clinton Presidential Library
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James E. Dunford
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Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
In September 1970, militants from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine hijacked five commercial airplanes.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.