Ronald H. Blumer
Director of Photography
Archival Footage Research
Jean De Segonzac
John D. Fuller
Alan Brinkley, Historian
William K. Klingaman, Author, 1929, The Year of the Great Crash
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AIMS Media, Inc.
Film Audio Services
Fred Foss Collections
John E. Allen
Laurie Kahn Leavitt/Dan F. Kahn
National Archives Trust Fund Board
The National Geographic Society
National Public Archives of Canada
Oregon Historical Society Film Archives
Petrified Films, Inc.
UCLA Film & Television Archive
Universal Studios Licensing LLLP
The University of South Carolina Newsfilm Library
Photographs Courtesy of
Babson College Archives
Carnegie Hall Archives
Charles E. Mitchell Family
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Associate Producer, Web
Marketing and Communications
James E. Dunford
A MIDDLEMARCH FILMS Production for AMERICAN EXPERIENCE
Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to rail against the nation's economic system in the Depression.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
The story of the American civil rights movement is told through its powerful music -- the freedom songs that protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in police wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
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.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.