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    Video thumbnail: American Experience When Barbara Met George

    American Experience

    When Barbara Met George

    Barbara Pierce met George Bush when she was just 16. She married him three years later.

    When Barbara Met George

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    American Experience

    George H.W. Bush, Part 2 Preview

    This biography examines the life and career of our often overlooked 41st president.

    George H.W. Bush, Part 2 Preview

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Roberto or Bobby Clemente?

    American Experience

    Roberto or Bobby Clemente?

    Major League Baseball tried to ignore the "un-American" heritage of Latino ballplayers.

    Roberto or Bobby Clemente?

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    American Experience

    Comparing Baseball to "El Béisbol"

    Clemente saw top ball players, black and white, at the Puerto Rican Winter Leagues.

    Comparing Baseball to "El Béisbol"

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Roberto Clemente Meets Jim Crow

    American Experience

    Roberto Clemente Meets Jim Crow

    Roberto Clemente is introduced to overt racism, while training in the American South.

    Roberto Clemente Meets Jim Crow

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    American Experience

    Latino Ballplayers Join the Major Leagues

    Roberto Clemente was a role model for Latinos in the United States.

    Latino Ballplayers Join the Major Leagues

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Minik: The Lost Eskimo Preview

    American Experience

    Minik: The Lost Eskimo Preview

    In October 1897, renowned Arctic explorer Robert Peary returned with five polar Eskimos.

    Minik: The Lost Eskimo Preview

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Oswald's Ghost Preview

    American Experience

    Oswald's Ghost Preview

    A preview of Oswald's Ghost, a film about the President Kennedy's assassin.

    Oswald's Ghost Preview

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    American Experience

    The Presidents 2016: HW Bush

    H.W. Bush airs on August 18 at 8/7c on PBS American Experience

    The Presidents 2016: HW Bush

    Video thumbnail: American Experience George H.W. Bush, Part 1 Preview

    American Experience

    George H.W. Bush, Part 1 Preview

    This biography examines the life and career of our often overlooked 41st president.

    George H.W. Bush, Part 1 Preview

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    American Experience

    Walt Whitman Preview

    Walt Whitman offered up his poetry as a perfect reflection of the America he saw.

    Walt Whitman Preview

    Video thumbnail: American Experience Roberto Clemente Preview

    American Experience

    Roberto Clemente Preview

    Roberto Clemente was an exceptional baseball player and humanitarian.

    Roberto Clemente Preview

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    American Experience

    Kit Carson Preview

    The life of Kit Carson embodies the contradictions in the story of the American West.

    Kit Carson Preview

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    American Experience

    Grand Central Preview

    On February 1, 1913, New Yorkers rushed to see the opening of Grand Central Station.

    Grand Central Preview

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    American Experience

    Buffalo Bill Preview

    Buffalo Bill Cody was a meager plainsman turned international celebrity and frontier hero.

    Buffalo Bill Preview

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    American Experience

    The Lobotomist Preview

    Dr. Walter Freeman gained fame for perfecting the lobotomy.

    The Lobotomist Preview

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