“Chasing the Moon,” a film by Robert Stone, reimagines the race to the moon for a new generation, upending much of the conventional mythology surrounding the effort.
Explore the life of singer Marian Anderson and her triumphant 1939 concert at the Lincoln Memorial.
Goin' Back to T-Town: Revisit a thriving Black community in Tulsa, which rebuilt after a 1921 racially-motivated massacre.
Discover the fascinating story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, the groundbreaking cryptanalyst who helped bring down gangsters and break up a Nazi spy ring in South America. Her work helped lay the foundation for modern codebreaking today.
Watch Chapter 1 of Chasing the Moon, Part 2.
Watch Chapter 1 of Chasing the Moon, Part 3.
In 2019, join American Experience and PBS to relive the journey that defined a generation.