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Discover the incredible characters and epic stories that have shaped America’s past and present. Television’s most-watched history series, acclaimed by viewers and critics alike, has been honored with every major broadcast award.

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  • The Vote: Hour One

    Learn about the first generation of leaders in the decades-long battle to win the vote for women.

    Airdate: 9/8/2020

    Time: 8:00 - 9:00 PM

    AMEX:

    OB: 7/6/20

  • The Vote: Hour Two

    Explore the tactics used by a new generation of leaders determined to win the vote for women.

    Airdate: 9/15/2020

    Time: 8:00 - 9:00 PM

    AMEX:

    OB: 7/7/20

  • The Vote: Hour Three

    Discover how racism impacted women’s fight for the vote during the final years of the campaign.

    Airdate: 9/22/2020

    Time: 8:00 - 9:00 PM

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  • The Vote: Hour Four

    Meet the unsung women whose tireless work would ban discrimination at U.S. polls on the basis of sex.

    Airdate: 9/29/2020

    Time: 8:00 - 9:00 PM

    AMEX:

  • AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: FREEDOM RIDERS

    Find inspiration in the story of a courageous band of young civil-rights activists who journeyed through the Deep South in 1961.

    Airdate: 10/10/2020

    Time: 8:00 - 10:00 PM

    AMEX: FRER (AMEX #2311)

    OB: 5/16/2011

  • AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: Freedom Summer

    Relive 1964's Freedom Summer and the dramatic struggle for equality in Mississippi.

    Airdate: 10/24/2020

    Time: 8:00 - 10:00 PM

    AMEX: FRSU

    OB: 6/24/2014

Press Materials

  • AMERICAN EXPERIENCE Spotlights Four Trailblazing Women in May with Encore Broadcasts of "Amelia Earhart," "Annie Oakley," "Emma Goldman" and "Rachel Carson"

    Press Release
  • AMERICAN EXPERIENCE "The Eugenics Crusade" Wins 2019 Writers Guild Award

    Press Release
  • AMERICAN EXPERIENCE “Chasing the Moon” from Academy Award Nominee Robert Stone Premieres Monday-Wednesday, July 8-10, 2019 on PBS

    Press Release
  • Mark Samels Bio

    Bio

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