• American Experience -- Memorial Day
    Memorial Day
    After the Civil War, freed African Americans in Charleston, South Carolina ...
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  • American Experience -- Interview with Linda Edquist
    S14 E1: Interview with Linda Edquist
    In her work as a conservation specialist at the National Postal Museum, part of ...
    0:21:27
  • American Experience -- Interview with Andy Carroll
    S14 E1: Interview with Andy Carroll
    Andy Carroll is the founder and director of the Legacy Project, which honors ...
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  • American Experience -- America's Gift to Famine Stricken Russia
    America's Gift to Famine Stricken Russia
    A 1923 American Relief Administration film, "America's Gift to Famine Stricken ...
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  • American Experience -- Behind the Scenes With the Costume Designer
    S22 E4: Behind the Scenes With the Costume Designer
    Learn more about the detailed process of creating the costumes for the film.
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  • American Experience -- Behind the Scenes With the Turban Maker
    Behind the Scenes With the Turban Maker
    Learn more from the creator of the film's turbans like Dolley was so famous for ...
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  • American Experience -- Deleted Scene on Dolley's Squeezes
    S22 E4: Deleted Scene on Dolley's Squeezes
    A scene deleted from the film about Dolley Madison's "squeezes".
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  • American Experience -- Deleted Scene on Congress and Parties
    S22 E4: Deleted Scene on Congress and Parties
    A deleted scene from the film about Congress and parties.
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  • American Experience -- Deleted Scene on Women's History
    Deleted Scene on Women's History
    A scene cut from the film about the important role of women in political ...
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  • American Experience -- Behind the Scenes With the Filmmaker
    S21 E4: Behind the Scenes With the Filmmaker
    Hear some of the background on this story from Director/Producers Carlos ...
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  • American Experience -- Deleted Scenes from the Film
    S21 E4: Deleted Scenes from the Film
    A selection of scenes that were deleted from A Class Apart.
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  • American Experience -- Paying Tribute to Triangle Fire Victims
    Paying Tribute to Triangle Fire Victims
    The 1911 Triangle factory fire killed 146 and changed beliefs about workplace ...
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  • American Experience -- Immigrant Workers & the American Dream
    Immigrant Workers & the American Dream
    In the early 20th Century, many female immigrants worked in garment factories. ...
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  • American Experience -- Slaves of the Machines
    Slaves of the Machines
    Machines in garment factories could be cruel taskmasters, as could employers.
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  • American Experience -- No Protections for Garment Workers
    No Protections for Garment Workers
    In the early 20th Century, the United States has no workplace safety laws.
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  • American Experience -- Where Is America?
    Where Is America?
    An immigrant worker questions the American Dream.
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  • American Experience -- The Triangle Shirtwaist Strike
    The Triangle Shirtwaist Strike
    In October, 1909, Max Blanck and Isaac Harris, owners of the Triangle Shirtwaist ...
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  • American Experience -- Calling for an Industry-Wide Strike
    Calling for an Industry-Wide Strike
    While union leaders cautioned against action, a 22 year old garment worker ...
    0:01:16
  • American Experience -- Police Brutality against Strikers
    Police Brutality against Strikers
    The general public showed no sympathy for striking garment workers. Policemen ...
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  • American Experience -- Bodies Falling from the Sky
    Bodies Falling from the Sky
    The 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire claimed 146 lives. Among the victims ...
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  • American Experience -- Hurricane of '38 Home Movies
    S6 E4: Hurricane of '38 Home Movies
    Several families documented the destruction wrought by the Hurricane of '38 with ...
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