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American Experience

Chapter 1 | Voice of Freedom

On Easter Sunday, 1939, contralto Marian Anderson stepped up to a microphone in front of the Lincoln Memorial. Inscribed on the walls of the monument behind her were the words “all men are created equal.”

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American Experience

Voice of Freedom

The life of singer Marian Anderson and her triumphant 1939 concert at the Lincoln Memorial.
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American Experience

The Codebreaker

The fascinating story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, the groundbreaking cryptanalyst.
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Goin' Back to T-Town

A thriving Black community in Tulsa, rebuilt after a 1921 racially-motivated massacre.
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1:52:58
American Experience

Part 2 | The Vote | American Experience

Part Two examines the mounting dispute over strategies and reveals the pervasive racism.
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1:52:53
American Experience

Part 1 | The Vote | American Experience

The fiery campaign that led to passage of the 19th Amendment, granting women the vote.
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52:50
American Experience

Mr. Tornado

The story of Ted Fujita's groundbreaking work to understand the deadliest storms.
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1:53:20
American Experience

George W. Bush, Part 2

Watch part two of the life and presidency of George W. Bush.
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1:52:03
American Experience

George W. Bush, Part 1

The life and presidency of the 43rd president of the United States, George W. Bush.
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The Man Who Tried to Feed the World

Story of the man who would go on to lead a “Green Revolution” of worldwide agriculture.
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American Experience

The Poison Squad

'The Poison Squad' tells the story of government chemist Dr. Harvey Wiley.
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