A nation comes of age.
The contradictory history of a dam that became a statement of American power and prestige.
How do you manage weapons of mass destruction without being destroyed by them?
A riveting account of the event that helped give rise to the modern American militia movement.
A cautionary tale of hate in America.
The dramatic story of the nation's first subway
She set out to save a species… us.
Insurmountable odds. Unforgiving conditions. Unyielding courage.
Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.
A biography of the 41st U.S. president, from his service in WWII to his days in the Oval Office. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
The life of the president who saw himself as the heroic defender of the "shining city on a hill." Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
American Experience airs on Tuesday nights on most PBS stations.