Special Features: Primary Resources

franklin d roosevelt

An Emergency is On!

From the film: FDR


The Evil Empire

The Evil Empire

From the film: Reagan


richard m nixon

Farewell Address, 1974

From the film: Nixon


eleanor fbi files

FBI Files

From the film: Eleanor Roosevelt





Producer Picks

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

death and the civil war

Death and the Civil War : 2 hrs

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War


The Abolitionists

The Abolitionists : 3 hrs

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