American Experience, TV’s most-watched history series, brings to life the compelling stories from our past that inform our understanding of the world today.
Grand Coulee Dam loomed large in America's imagination during the Great Depression.
As the war ends, America is forever transformed by the violent and bloody conflict.
As patriotism sweeps the nation, the country assembles its first mass conscripted army.
American neutrality erodes as Wilson declares “the world must be made safe for democracy.”
A riveting account of the event that helped give rise to the modern American militia.
The worst act of domestic terrorism in American history.
The dramatic story of the nation's first subway
“Rachel carson” premieres Jan. 24 at 8/7c on American Experience PBS.
A chilling nightmare at a Titan II missile complex in Arkansas in September, 1980.
Revisit this pivotal 1950 Korean War battle through the eyewitness accounts.
Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.
The story of nine young men from Washington who captured gold at the 1936 Olympic Games.