Special Features: Primary Resources

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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

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.

Relevant Now

freedom summer

Freedom Summer : 2 hrs

2014 is the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer

The Abolitionists

The Abolitionists : 3 hrs

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