Special Features: Primary Resources

Bedlam 1946

Bedlam 1946

From the film: The Lobotomist

john f kennedy

Berlin Speech, 1963

From the film: JFK

richard m nixon

Checkers Speech, 1952

From the film: Nixon

lyndon b johnson

Civil Rights Act of 1964

From the film: LBJ

elasmosaurus error

Cope's Mistake

From the film: Dinosaur Wars

Producer Picks

Stonewall Uprising

Stonewall Uprising : 90 mins

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


JFK : 4 hrs

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

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freedom summer

Freedom Summer : 2 hrs

2014 is the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer


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.