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.
Between 1854 and 1929 more than 100,000 abused or orphaned children were sent by train to the Midwest to begin new lives in foster families.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.
Football coach Knute Rockne of Notre Dame was a pivotal figure in the sudden rise of sports to a position of power in American culture.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.