The United States has seen its share of industrial titans. Which of them do you think had the greatest impact on our country and our world? Henry Ford, whose automobile changed our lives? Andrew Carnegie, the richest man in the world? Or Rockefeller, who competed with Carnegie in a battle of philanthropy. Or perhaps you think it is someone else? Share your story with American Experience.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
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For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.