American Experience

Praised as the "finest documentary series on television," AMERICAN EXPERIENCE brings to life the compelling stories from our past that inform our understanding of the world today.

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The Race Underground

53:25

The dramatic story of the nation's first subway


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Rachel Carson

1:53:11

“Rachel carson” premieres Jan. 24 at 8/7c on American Experience PBS.

Tesla

53:25

Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.

Space Men

51:46

The United States Air Force brought men up 19 miles, testing the limits of human endurance

Murder of a President

1:51:46

The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president.

The Mine Wars

1:51:49

Go inside the coal miners' bitter battle for dignity at the dawn of the 20th century.

The Forgotten Plague

51:48

Tuberculosis was once the deadliest killer in human history.