• American Experience -- S18: Alaska Pipeline: Thompson Pass
    S18: Alaska Pipeline: Thompson Pass
    One of the biggest challenges during the construction of the Alaska Pipeline was ...
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  • American Experience -- S18: Alaska Pipeline: Atigun Pass
    S18: Alaska Pipeline: Atigun Pass
    In the winter of 1976, Alaska Pipeline construction workers faced the daunting ...
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  • American Experience -- S17: Arctic Challenges
    S17: Arctic Challenges
    By September of 1942, the Army Corps of Engineers building the Alaska Highway ...
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  • American Experience -- S17: Clearing the Way
    S17: Clearing the Way
    To clear a path for the road, a lead bulldozer, flanked by two others, tore into ...
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  • American Experience -- S17: Finishing the Alaska Highway
    S17: Finishing the Alaska Highway
    At 4pm on October 25, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers closed the last gap of ...
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  • American Experience -- S17: The Army Corps of Engineers' Assignment
    S17: The Army Corps of Engineers' ...
    Stretching 1,500 miles through the sub-arctic wilderness, the Alaskan Highway ...
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  • American Experience -- S17: Environmental Obstacles
    S17: Environmental Obstacles
    As much as the Corps' officers wanted to punch the Alaskan Highway through in a ...
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  • American Experience -- S17: Cuba Newsreels: Queue of Asylum-Seekers, 1980
    S17: Cuba Newsreels: Queue of ...
    In 1959, Fidel Castro created the Cuban Institute of Cinematographic Art and ...
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  • American Experience -- S16: William Langewiesche, Journalist
    S16: William Langewiesche, Journalist
    Journalist William Langewiesche tells the story of one 9/11 survivor. "When he ...
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  • American Experience -- S16: Ed Koch, New York City Mayor, 1978-1989
    S16: Ed Koch, New York City Mayor, ...
    Three-term mayor of New York City Ed Koch describes a moment on September 11, ...
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  • American Experience -- S16: Mario M. Cuomo, New York Governor 1983-1994
    S16: Mario M. Cuomo, New York Governor ...
    Former New York governor Mario Cuomo talks about lessons learned from 9/11 and ...
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  • American Experience -- S16: Ada Louise Huxtable, Architecture Critic
    S16: Ada Louise Huxtable, Architecture ...
    Architecture critic Ada Louise Huxtable discusses the options for building at ...
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  • American Experience -- S16: Guy Tozzoli, President of the World Trade Center Associ
    S16: Guy Tozzoli, President of the World ...
    President of the World Trade Center Association, Guy Tozzoli, discusses the ...
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  • American Experience -- S16: Mike Wallace, Historian
    S16: Mike Wallace, Historian
    Historian Mike Wallace discusses the US and global interests, Lower West Side ...
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  • American Experience -- S16: Carol Willis, Architectural Historian
    S16: Carol Willis, Architectural ...
    Architectural historian Carol Willis discusses the opposition to the World Trade ...
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  • American Experience -- S16: Leslie Robertson, Engineer
    S16: Leslie Robertson, Engineer
    Engineer for the World Trade Center, Leslie Robertson discusses architectural ...
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  • American Experience -- S16: World Trade Center Construction Footage
    S16: World Trade Center Construction ...
    How did they do it? Find out in this eighteen-minute film, Building the World ...
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  • American Experience -- S16: Pete Hamill, Writer
    S16: Pete Hamill, Writer
    Writer Pete Hamill talks about New York before the World Trade Center, the New ...
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  • American Experience -- S16: Camilo Jose Vergara, Photographer
    S16: Camilo Jose Vergara, Photographer
    Photographer Camilo Jose Vergara discusses the visual impact of the World Trade ...
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  • American Experience -- S16: Niall Ferguson, Historian
    S16: Niall Ferguson, Historian
    Historian Niall Ferguson talks about the American Experience of globalization, ...
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  • American Experience -- S16: Philippe Petit, High Wire Artist
    S16: Philippe Petit, High Wire Artist
    High wire artist Philippe Petit electrified New York City -- and the world -- ...
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