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American Experience

American Oz

Season 33 Episode 4

Explore the life and times of author L. Frank Baum, the creator of one of the most beloved, enduring and classic American narratives - The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Baum never lost his childlike sense of wonder and eventually crafted his observations into a magical tale of survival, adventure and self-discovery, reinterpreted through the generations in films, books and musicals.

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Part 2 |Citizen Hearst | American Experience

William Randolph Hearst continued his rise to power and expansion into Hollywood.
Season 33 Episode 44
Part 1 |Citizen Hearst | American Experience
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Part 1 |Citizen Hearst | American Experience

The life of William Randolph Hearst, who transformed the media’s role in American life.
Season 33 Episode 43
The Blinding of Isaac Woodard, Spanish
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The Blinding of Isaac Woodard, Spanish

The Blinding of Isaac Woodard with Spanish subtitles.
Season 33 Episode 42
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American Experience

The Codebreaker, Spanish

The Codebreaker with Spanish subtitles.
Season 33 Episode 41
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American Experience

Sandra Day O'Connor: The First

Discover the story of the Supreme Court’s first female justice - Sandra Day O'Connor.
Season 33 Episode 6
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Billy Graham

One of the best-known and most influential religious leaders of the 20th century.
Season 33 Episode 5
The Blinding of Isaac Woodard
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The Blinding of Isaac Woodard

How a horrific incident of racial violence became catalyst for the civil rights movement.
Season 33 Episode 3
Voice of Freedom
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Voice of Freedom

The life of singer Marian Anderson and her triumphant 1939 concert at the Lincoln Memorial
Season 33 Episode 2
The Codebreaker
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American Experience

The Codebreaker

The fascinating story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, the groundbreaking cryptanalyst.
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Goin' Back to T-Town

A thriving Black community in Tulsa, rebuilt after a 1921 racially-motivated massacre.
Season 33 Episode 0
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