American Experience


American Oz

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The life and times of L. Frank Baum, creator of the beloved The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.

The Blinding Of Isaac Woodard

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How a horrific incident of racial violence became catalyst for the civil rights movement.

The Murder Of Emmett Till

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Emmett Till's murder and the acquittal of his killers mobilized the Civil Rights Movement.

Voice Of Freedom

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

Goin' Back To T-Town

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A thriving Black community in Tulsa, rebuilt after a 1921 racially-motivated massacre.

Part 1 | The Vote | American Experience

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The fiery campaign that led to passage of the 19th Amendment, granting women the vote.
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Freedom Riders

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The story behind civil rights activists who challenged segregation in the American South.

Part 2 | The Vote | American Experience

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Part Two examines the mounting dispute over strategies and reveals the pervasive racism.

The Presidents: Reagan (Part 2)

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Ronald Reagan left the White House one of the most popular presidents of the 20th century.

The Presidents: Reagan (Part 1)

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A biography from American Experience's collection of presidential portraits.