Special Features: Introductions



From the film: 1964

About the 1930s

About the Collection

From the collection: The 1930s


The Amish

From the film: The Amish

annie oakley

Annie Oakley

From the film: Annie Oakley

The Big Burn

The Big Burn

From the film: The Big Burn

billy the kid

Billy the Kid

From the film: Billy the Kid



From the film: Blackout

Buffalo Bill

Buffalo Bill

From the film: Buffalo Bill

A Class Apart

A Class Apart

From the film: A Class Apart



From the film: Clinton

Dinosaur Wars

Dinosaur Wars

From the film: Dinosaur Wars

Earth Days

Earth Days

From the film: Earth Days

Thomas Edison


From the film: Edison

Producer Picks


JFK : 4 hrs

The latest addition to our Peabody Award-winning Presidents collection, JFK is a four-hour biopic of our 35th president.

Triangle Fire

Triangle Fire : 1 hr

Triangle Fire is one of three AMERICAN EXPERIENCE documentaries to be honored with a win at the 71st Annual Peabody Awards.

Relevant Now

The Abolitionists

The Abolitionists : 3 hrs

January 1, 2013 marks the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.


JFK : 4 hrs

The Fall of 2013 will mark the 50th Anniversary of JFK's assassination. No president since Kennedy has earned higher approval ratings.