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.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
Before World War II, young Chinese Americans defied cultural tradition in San Francisco's Chinatown, previously closed to outsiders.
The inspiring story of the modern environmental movement.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
In 1969, homosexuality was illegal in almost every state... but that was about to change. The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.