• American Experience -- S28 Ep5: The Perfect Crime Chapter 1
    S28 Ep5: The Perfect Crime Chapter 1
    On the morning of May 22, 1924, the body of 14-year-old Bobby Franks was found ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep5: Attorney for the Damned, from The Perfect Crime
    S28 Ep5: Attorney for the Damned, from ...
    After Leopold and Loeb confessed to the murder of Bobby Franks, their families ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep4: Garfield and Lying: The Conkling Problem
    S28 Ep4: Garfield and Lying: The ...
    Garfield knew he had to secure New York to win the presidency - but that meant ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep4: Garfield and Unity: Machine Politics
    S28 Ep4: Garfield and Unity: Machine ...
    Factions in the Republican party were breeding corruption, so Garfield worked to ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep4: Garfield on the Enemy: Racial Inequality
    S28 Ep4: Garfield on the Enemy: Racial ...
    In the only major speech of his presidential campaign, Garfield spoke to 50,000 ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep4: Garfield on the Enemy: Presidential Protection
    S28 Ep4: Garfield on the Enemy: ...
    Despite Lincoln's assassination in 1865, there were no new safeguards put in to ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep4: Garfield's First Lady: Lucretia
    S28 Ep4: Garfield's First Lady: Lucretia
    The death of their three-year-old daughter and Garfield's affair in New York ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep4: Garfield and Military Service: Committed to the Cau
    S28 Ep4: Garfield and Military Service: ...
    James Garfield joined the Union Army in 1861, shortly after the start of ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep2: Murder of a President, Chapter 1
    S28 Ep2: Murder of a President, Chapter ...
    In July 1881, James Garfield was shot by an assassin at a railroad station in ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep2: Race and the West Virginia Mine Wars
    S28 Ep2: Race and the West Virginia Mine ...
    To meet the growing demand for coal in the early 20th century, West Virginia ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep2: The Mine Wars, Chapter 1
    S28 Ep2: The Mine Wars, Chapter 1
    When labor organizer Mother Jones arrived in a West Virginia coal town in 1901, ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep2: Coal Towns, from The Mine Wars
    S28 Ep2: Coal Towns, from The Mine Wars
    West Virginia coal operators built small, company-owned towns for their miners ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep3: The Era of Gangsters
    S28 Ep3: The Era of Gangsters
    During the Great Depression, gangsters became unlikely heroes. As film historian ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep3: Clyde Barrow the Killer
    S28 Ep3: Clyde Barrow the Killer
    Even though Clyde Barrow claimed to prefer to run than fight, he amassed a large ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep3: Bonnie Parker Goes to Prison
    S28 Ep3: Bonnie Parker Goes to Prison
    After a botched robbery attempt, Bonnie was arrested and sent to prison. While ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep3: Bonnie & Clyde, Chapter 1
    S28 Ep3: Bonnie & Clyde, Chapter 1
    Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow both grew up in the suburbs of Dallas, yearning ...
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  • American Experience -- S27 Ep10: Overboard on the Mayflower
    S27 Ep10: Overboard on the Mayflower
    During a storm in the north Atlantic, indentured servant John Howland was swept ...
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  • American Experience -- S27 Ep10: The Pilgrims Chapter 1
    S27 Ep10: The Pilgrims Chapter 1
    In the early 17th century, a small group of religious radicals embarked from ...
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  • American Experience -- S27 Ep10: A Quote from William Bradford, from The Pilgrims
    S27 Ep10: A Quote from William Bradford, ...
    A quote from William Bradford, the longtime governor of Plymouth Colony who ...
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  • American Experience -- S27 Ep10: The True Story of the First Thanksgiving
    S27 Ep10: The True Story of the First ...
    The first Thanksgiving wasn't the same holiday we celebrate today -- in fact, ...
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  • American Experience -- S28 Ep1: William Morgan at the Circus
    S28 Ep1: William Morgan at the Circus
    When William "Billy" Morgan was growing up, his father, Alexander Morgan filmed ...
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