• American Experience -- S26 Ep6: On a Hair Trigger
    S26 Ep6: On a Hair Trigger
    Local Mississippi leadership prepared themselves psychologically and militarily ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep6: How Many Beatings Have You Taken?
    S26 Ep6: How Many Beatings Have You ...
    Fannie Lou Hamer helped fight for better representation among Mississippi ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep6: Julius Lester - "The Folk Singer"
    S26 Ep6: Julius Lester - "The Folk ...
    Julius Lester was teaching guitar and performing as a folk singer in New York ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep6: Pete Seeger and Freedom Summer
    S26 Ep6: Pete Seeger and Freedom Summer
    Folk singer Pete Seeger was performing for a Meridian, Mississippi church ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep6: Freedom Schools
    S26 Ep6: Freedom Schools
    In Freedom Schools across Mississippi, Freedom Summer workers and volunteers ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep6: An Integrated Party
    S26 Ep6: An Integrated Party
    On August 6, 1964 the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party held a statewide ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep5: Compressed Air in the Tunnels
    S26 Ep5: Compressed Air in the Tunnels
    Work never stopped on the Pennsylvania Railroad’s tunneling projects; there ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep5: Confined Labor in the Tunnels
    S26 Ep5: Confined Labor in the Tunnels
    Excavation for the Pennsylvania Railroad's tunnel project was done by hand ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep5: Constructing Pennsylvania Station
    S26 Ep5: Constructing Pennsylvania ...
    Over 500 buildings were initially cleared for Penn Station’s construction, an ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep5: The Rise and Fall of Penn Station, Chapter 1
    S26 Ep5: The Rise and Fall of Penn ...
    The enormous engineering feat and one of the greatest architectural achievements ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep5: The Destruction of Penn Station
    S26 Ep5: The Destruction of Penn Station
    In 1961, the financially strapped Pennsylvania Railroad announced it had sold ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep5: Tunneling the East River
    S26 Ep5: Tunneling the East River
    The East River flowed over a mix of gravel, clay, sand, silt and bedrock. When ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep5: Hudson River Tunnel Shifting
    S26 Ep5: Hudson River Tunnel Shifting
    As the Pennsylvania Railroad tunneled underneath the Hudson River, measurements ...
    0:02:03
  • American Experience -- S26 Ep5: Penn Station Rising
    S26 Ep5: Penn Station Rising
    Masonry work began on Pennsylvania Station in 1908, and the grandeur of ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep5: Preliminary Worries with the Pennsylvania Railroad
    S26 Ep5: Preliminary Worries with the ...
    When the Pennsylvania Railroad announced they would be tunneling into Manhattan, ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep5: Inside the MTA's East Side Access Project
    S26 Ep5: Inside the MTA's East Side ...
    Go underground in the MTA's East Side Access caverns and tunnels - just one of ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep5: Penn Station Central Control
    S26 Ep5: Penn Station Central Control
    Half a million people pass through New York City's Penn Station every day. ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep4: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Chapter 1
    S26 Ep4: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance ...
    In an era in which cold-blooded killers such as Jesse James and the Younger ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep3: The Amish: Shunned, Chapter 1
    S26 Ep3: The Amish: Shunned, Chapter 1
    "When we lose obedience, we lose the church. Amen." What is shunning? 2012's The ...
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  • American Experience -- S26 Ep3: "The Good Kid"
    S26 Ep3: "The Good Kid"
    "In the dominant culture of America, I would have been the good kid -- putting ...
    0:02:57
  • American Experience -- S26 Ep3: "It was Pretty Awesome"
    S26 Ep3: "It was Pretty Awesome"
    "For me, I wanted to experience a different life. I wanted to go out and drive a ...
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