• American Experience -- S30: The Women of Avenger Fields
    S30: The Women of Avenger Fields
    At the height of WWII, American male pilots were sent into combat duty, creating ...
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  • American Experience -- Police Tactics at the DOW Demonstration
    Police Tactics at the DOW Demonstration
    In October of 1967, a massive protest at the University of Wisconsin turned ...
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  • American Experience -- Death of a Colonel
    Death of a Colonel
    In October 1967, a Viet Cong ambush nearly wiped out an American battalion, ...
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  • American Experience -- The Demonstration that Sparked
    The Demonstration that Sparked
    In 1967, a demonstration at the University of Wisconsin was the first violent ...
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  • American Experience -- Napalm in Vietnam
    Napalm in Vietnam
    In 1965, The Dow Company — best known at that time for making Saran Wrap — ...
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  • American Experience -- S26: Household Poison From the Past
    S26: Household Poison From the Past
    A brief history of dangerous chemicals and compounds in our homes.
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  • American Experience -- S29: Klansville: The film Birth of a Nation glorified the KK
    S29: Klansville: The film Birth of a ...
    The film Birth of a Nation glorified the KKK and became an integral part of the ...
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  • American Experience -- S29: Klansville: Former North Carolina Klansman C.P. Ellis
    S29: Klansville: Former North Carolina ...
    Former North Carolina Klansman C.P. Ellis recalls his initiation.
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  • American Experience -- S29: Personalizing the Past: Vegas Mushroom Cloud
    S29: Personalizing the Past: Vegas ...
    A mushroom cloud seen from Las Vegas in 1958.
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  • American Experience -- S29: Personalizing the Past: Spring of Youth
    S29: Personalizing the Past: Spring of ...
    A family sips from a “spring of youth” ca. 1947.
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  • American Experience -- S29: Personalizing the Past: Jerome
    S29: Personalizing the Past: Jerome
    Japanese Americans are released from the Jerome War Relocation Center in ...
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  • American Experience -- S29: Personalizing the Past: Baltimore
    S29: Personalizing the Past: Baltimore
    Workers at the Baltimore Luggage Company making suitcases in 1957.
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  • American Experience -- S29: Personalizing the Past:  Celilo Falls
    S29: Personalizing the Past: Celilo ...
    Native fishermen at Celilo Falls on the Columbia River.
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  • American Experience -- S29: Personalizing the Past: FDR
    S29: Personalizing the Past: FDR
    President Franklin Roosevelt walks down a ramp from his private railroad car ca. ...
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  • American Experience -- S29 Ep12: The Hippie Tour
    S29 Ep12: The Hippie Tour
    Teenie bopper, speed, stoned, turn on. These were just a few of the words that ...
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  • American Experience -- S29 Ep12: Summer of Love: Chapter 1
    S29 Ep12: Summer of Love: Chapter 1
    In January 1967, the thousands of youth already in San Francisco descended on ...
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  • American Experience -- S29 Ep12: Free Love & Free Stuff
    S29 Ep12: Free Love & Free Stuff
    With schools out in the summer of 1967, thrill-seekers flooded into San ...
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  • American Experience -- S29: From the Vault | Amelia Earhart
    S29: From the Vault | Amelia Earhart
    At age 23, Amelia Earhart took her first ride in an airplane and knew she had to ...
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  • American Experience -- S29 Ep12: Mind-Altering Drugs
    S29 Ep12: Mind-Altering Drugs
    By the mid-1960s, as North Beach became commercialized, baby boomers drawn to a ...
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  • American Experience -- S29 Ep8: Mr. Pilates
    S29 Ep8: Mr. Pilates
    Joseph Pilates was born in Germany in 1883. Living in England at the outbreak of ...
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  • American Experience -- S29 Ep8: Boot Camp
    S29 Ep8: Boot Camp
    Composer Peter Rundquist begins his composition process with research of the ...
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