Special Features: Primary Resources

dwight d eisenhower

Letters to Mamie

From the film: Eisenhower

bill clinton

Lewinsky-Tripp Tapes

From the film: Clinton

The Match Race

The Match Race

From the film: Seabiscuit

Newspaper Articles: November 1966 MVP


From the film: Roberto Clemente

john f kennedy

The Negro as an American

From the film: JFK

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.


JFK : 4 hrs

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

Relevant Now

The Abolitionists

The Abolitionists : 3 hrs

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

freedom summer

Freedom Summer : 2 hrs

2014 is the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer