• American Experience -- S1: A Titan of American Industry Gives a Piggy Back Ride
    S1: A Titan of American Industry Gives a ...
    Despite being hard on his only son Edsel, Henry Ford doted upon his ...
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  • American Experience -- S1: Henry Ford "Camping" with Edison and Firestone
    S1: Henry Ford "Camping" with Edison and ...
    For many years, Henry Ford took annual camping trips with the "vagabonds" - his ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep2: Interview with Producer Sarah Colt
    S25 Ep2: Interview with Producer Sarah ...
    An interview with Sarah Colt, producer/writer/director for "Henry Ford." ...
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  • American Experience -- S1: Henry Ford and Thomas Edison
    S1: Henry Ford and Thomas Edison
    Thomas Edison was Henry Ford's hero. In 1896, shortly after building his ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep2: Henry Ford's Experiments with Auto Design
    S25 Ep2: Henry Ford's Experiments with ...
    In early 1907, Henry Ford walled off a corner of his Piquette Avenue factory to ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep2: The Model T
    S25 Ep2: The Model T
    In October of 1908, Henry Ford introduced the newest addition to his alphabet ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep2: The Ford Assembly Line
    S25 Ep2: The Ford Assembly Line
    Inspired by the moving lines used at meat-packing plants, Ford’s factory ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep2: Ford's River Rouge Complex
    S25 Ep2: Ford's River Rouge Complex
    The River Rouge factory complex took 10 years to build and was compromised of 93 ...
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  • American Experience -- S1: Henry Ford Gives Dance Lessons
    S1: Henry Ford Gives Dance Lessons
    In the 1920s, many Americans were listening to Jazz and learning the Charleston. ...
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  • American Experience -- Culebra Cut
    Culebra Cut
    When Goethals replaced Stevens as Chief Engineer of the Panama Canal, the bulk ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep12: What Was the Dred Scott Decision?
    S25 Ep12: What Was the Dred Scott ...
    In 1857 the Supreme Court ruled against Dred Scott, a slave who sought freedom ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep12: John Brown Puts His Accusers on Trial
    S25 Ep12: John Brown Puts His Accusers ...
    In 1859 John Brown went on trial for the raid on Harpers Ferry. The raid itself ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep12: Lincoln's Uncertain Commitment to Emancipation
    S25 Ep12: Lincoln's Uncertain Commitment ...
    Would President Lincoln sign the Emancipation Proclamation? Abolitionists were ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep12: William Lloyd Garrison, Pacifism, and Abolitionism
    S25 Ep12: William Lloyd Garrison, ...
    By 1859, the conflict between North and South challenged Garrison's "peace man" ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep12: The Emancipation Proclamation and the Civil War
    S25 Ep12: The Emancipation Proclamation ...
    In 1863, the Emancipation Proclamation pulled abolitionists like the former ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep12: Slavery  and the Mexican-American War
    S25 Ep12: Slavery and the ...
    The Mexican-American war (1846-1848) changed the slavery debate. It almost ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep12: Frederick Douglass Writes His Autobiography
    S25 Ep12: Frederick Douglass Writes His ...
    In his 1845 book, Frederick Douglass told the truth about his life as a slave, ...
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  • American Experience -- Garrison Gets Attacked
    Garrison Gets Attacked
    On October 21, 1835, William Lloyd Garrison was headed to give an anti-slavery ...
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  • American Experience -- S1: Tragedy Leads to Inspiration
    S1: Tragedy Leads to Inspiration
    An 1849 Cholera outbreak in Cincinnati claims Harriet Beecher Stowe's beloved ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep12: Violence Against Abolitionists
    S25 Ep12: Violence Against Abolitionists
    Abolitionists, including Lewis Tappan and William Lloyd Garrison, were surprised ...
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  • American Experience -- S25 Ep12: Women's Voices in the Abolitionist Movement
    S25 Ep12: Women's Voices in the ...
    The Grimke sisters, Angelina and Sarah, lectured against slavery throughout the ...
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