Stephen Ives Eve Morgenstern
John J. Dowdell III
Back Pocket Studios
Senior Creative Consultant
Laura Hillenbrand, Author, Seabiscuit: An American Legend
John E. Allen
Jane Babcock, George Akins, and The Mendocino County Museum
Grinberg Film Libraries, Inc.
MacDonald and Associates
UCLA Film & Television Archive
“Black Stallion” Courtesy of MGM Clip and Still Licensing
AP Wide World Photos
Del Mar Turf Club
Harry Ransom Research Center
Col. Michael Howard Family Collection
Library of Congress
San Diego Historical Society
Santa Anita Park
University of Southern California, Special Collections
Brown, Raysman, Millstein, Felder and Steiner
Silver, Laski and Weisel
“I Ain’t Got Nobody”
Written by Spencer Williams, Roger Graham
Performed by Bing Crosby
Courtesy of Jasmine Records
“I’ve Got A Pocket Full Of Dreams”
Written by John Burke, James Monaco
Performed by Bing Crosby
Courtesy of Warner Chappell, Jasmine Records
“Puttin’ on The Ritz”
Written by Irving Berlin
Performed by Fred Astaire
Courtesy of Williamson Music, Bright Ventures Inc.
Written by Pierce Pettis
Performed by Edward Wright
Courtesy of Let's-Have-Lunch Music Publishing, Edward Wright
Other Music Provided by
APM Music Library
The Jockey's Guild
NBC Radio Programs Courtesy of NBC Studios
Insignia Films Directors
Daniel C. Esty
David O. Ives
John T. Sughrue
Robert A. Wilson
Col. Michael C. Howard
National Museum of Racing And Hall of Fame
Mary Jo Pons, Country Life Farm
Alton Christianson, Edgeworx
Robert Manfuso, Chanceland Farm
Lee Ann Platner
Chuck Sterniolo and the Derby Restaurant
Santa Anita Racetrack
Felicitas S. Thorne, Jim Alexander, Thornedale Farm
Associate Producer, Web
Marketing and Communications
James E. Dunford
An Insignia Films, Inc. Production for AMERICAN EXPERIENCE
AMERICAN EXPERIENCE is a production of WGBH Boston, which is solely responsible for its content.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
A central figure in the narrative of how the west was won, Wyatt Earp and his story became an American legend. Part of the Wild West collection.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.