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The National Mall – America's Front Yard

Full Episode

Special | 54m 10s

Lined by some of the world's finest museums and dotted with monuments to the country's most revered figures, the National Mall presents a timeless and eternal image. From its conception in 1791 by French-born artist and engineer Pierre L'Enfant to its present-day status as one of the most familiar and cherished icons of our democracy, the story of the Mall is the story of America.

Aired: 04/21/15

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: TV-G

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