Special Features: Primary Resources

franklin d roosevelt

Oral Histories

From the film: FDR


franklin d roosevelt

Pearl Harbor Speech

From the film: FDR


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Pennsylvania Dutch

From the film: The Amish


Newspaper Articles: December 1972 Plane Crash

Plane Crash

From the film: Roberto Clemente





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

The Abolitionists

The Abolitionists : 3 hrs

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


death and the civil war

Death and the Civil War : 2 hrs

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