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Video thumbnail: American Experience A Chasm Between Rich and Poor

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A Chasm Between Rich and Poor

Emma Goldman encouraged unemployed Americans to demand jobs and food from the wealthy.

A Chasm Between Rich and Poor

Video thumbnail: American Experience Emma Goldman's Law-Defying Campaign For Birth Control

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Emma Goldman's Law-Defying Campaign For Birth Control

Emma Goldman defied laws against public discussion of sex and contraceptives.

Emma Goldman's Law-Defying Campaign For Birth Control

Video thumbnail: American Experience Emma Goldman and Opposition to the First World War

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Emma Goldman and Opposition to the First World War

Goldman and Berkman organized demonstrations protesting America's entry into WW1.

Emma Goldman and Opposition to the First World War

Video thumbnail: American Experience James Baldwin from "The Negro and the American Promise"

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James Baldwin from "The Negro and the American Promise"

James Baldwin's appearance on Boston Public television alongside MLK and Malcolm X.

James Baldwin from "The Negro and the American Promise"

Video thumbnail: American Experience Introduction to "The Negro and the American Promise"

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Introduction to "The Negro and the American Promise"

Dr. Kenneth Clark introduces the segment "The Negro and the American Promise."

Introduction to "The Negro and the American Promise"

Video thumbnail: American Experience Malcolm X on "The Negro and the American Promise"

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Malcolm X on "The Negro and the American Promise"

Malcolm X appears in Boston public television's "The Negro and the American Promise."

Malcolm X on "The Negro and the American Promise"

Video thumbnail: American Experience The Design of the Twin Towers

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The Design of the Twin Towers

The design & construction of the towers marked a dramatic break with skyscraper tradition.

The Design of the Twin Towers

Video thumbnail: American Experience Safety Precautions

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Safety Precautions

Engineers had to consider all possible events that might happen in a high rise building.

Safety Precautions

Video thumbnail: American Experience Construction of the World Trade Center

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Construction of the World Trade Center

On the morning of August 5th, 1966, work on the World Trade Center finally began.

Construction of the World Trade Center

Video thumbnail: American Experience Prefabrication for the Twin Towers

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Prefabrication for the Twin Towers

Unlike earlier skyscrapers, the twin towers were erected in huge prefabricated components.

Prefabrication for the Twin Towers

Video thumbnail: American Experience Engineering for High Winds

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Engineering for High Winds

The unprecedented height and size of the towers posed a new kind of challenge: wind.

Engineering for High Winds

Video thumbnail: American Experience Jubilee Video: Around the World

American Experience

Jubilee Video: Around the World

Organizers illustrated some of the era's cultural stereotypes during the 1957 Jubilee.

Jubilee Video: Around the World

Video thumbnail: American Experience Gary McDonald, Tupperware Executive

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Gary McDonald, Tupperware Executive

Former Tupperware executive Gary McDonald describes an Earl Tupper invention.

Gary McDonald, Tupperware Executive

Video thumbnail: American Experience Jubilee Video: Fashion Show

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Jubilee Video: Fashion Show

Wise emcees a men's fashion show during the '57 Jubilee and grants a Chicago woman's wish.

Jubilee Video: Fashion Show

Video thumbnail: American Experience Tupperware Preview

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Tupperware Preview

Tupperware! re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.

Tupperware Preview

Video thumbnail: American Experience Tupperware Jubilee: Motorboat Wish

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Tupperware Jubilee: Motorboat Wish

The Wish Fairy grants a sleek wish to a 1956 Jubilee attendee.

Tupperware Jubilee: Motorboat Wish

Video thumbnail: American Experience Jubilee Video: Paint by Numbers

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Jubilee Video: Paint by Numbers

For the 1960 Jubilee, participants follow instructions to paint a patriotic portrait.

Jubilee Video: Paint by Numbers

Video thumbnail: American Experience Jubilee Video: Ford Fairlane Giveaway

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Jubilee Video: Ford Fairlane Giveaway

In this 1960 Jubilee video, unexpected four-wheeled prizes inspire mania.

Jubilee Video: Ford Fairlane Giveaway

Video thumbnail: American Experience Tupperware! Chapter 1

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Tupperware! Chapter 1

Tupperware! rebroadcasts February 14, 2012.

Tupperware! Chapter 1

Video thumbnail: American Experience Jubilee Video: Top 25

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Jubilee Video: Top 25

In this video, awardees wear turbans at the 1961 Tupperabia Jubilee.

Jubilee Video: Top 25

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