American Experience

American Experience, TV’s most-watched history series, brings to life the compelling stories from our past that inform our understanding of the world today.

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The Secret of Tuxedo Park

53:17

Story of a Wall Street tycoon who helped alter course of history in World War II.



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Into the Amazon

01:52:55

Into the Amazon

The Race Underground

53:25

The dramatic story of the nation's first subway

Rachel Carson

01:53:11

“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

01:51:46

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