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Host and writer Henry Louis Gates Jr.


Africans in America

The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross tells the story of a people whose sense of identity is distinctly apart and distinctly American

Superman, 1941

Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle

By Public Programs Staff

Zap! Pow! Kazam!: The Creation and Evolution of American Superheroes

65th Infantry in Puetro Rico, 1941.


El Movimiento

Latino Americans, a sweeping new documentary, chronicles the experiences of Hispanics in the United States.

Peter Sagal, travels cross-country on a motorcycle.


By Public Programs Staff

Peter Sagal explores the most important 4,400-word document in the United States

American Experience: The Presidents (PBS film collection)

Award-Winning Stories of the Presidents, Online

To understand the American past, consider the American presidents.

photograph, Burial of Union soldiers in Fredericksburg, VA, 1864

Death and the Civil War

With the coming of the Civil War, and the staggering casualties it ushered in, death entered the experience of the American people as it never had before -- permanently altering the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.

Richard and Mildred Loving in 1965.


The Right to Love

The freedom to marry across racial lines was tested by a shy Virginia couple, who were very much in love.

Brian Balough


The American History Guys' Backstory

The humanities version of Car Talk.

Image of segregated bus station in Durham, North Carolina, 1940


Freedom Riders

Telling 436 stories in one documentary.