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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Zoot Suit Riots Revisit 1940s L.A., when racial tensions between Mexican Americans and sailors led to violence.
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Goin’ Back to T-Town Goin’ Back to T-Town tells the story of Greenwood, an extraordinary Black community in Tulsa, Oklahoma, that prospered during the 1920s and 30s despite rampant and hostile segregation.
  • Original3/1/1993
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The Murder of Emmett Till

In August of 1955, 14-year-old Emmett Till whistled at Carolyn Bryant, a white woman. His inadvertent violation of a sacred code of the South cost him his life.

  • Original1/20/2003
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Test Tube Babies The story of Louise Brown, the world's first successful test tube baby, born in Great Britain on July 25, 1978.
  • Original10/23/2006
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The Polio Crusade Discover the story of the disease that gripped the nation in fear and a crusader's fight against it.
  • Original2/2/2009
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The Great Famine When a devastating famine descended on Soviet Russia in 1921, Americans responded with a massive two-year relief campaign.
  • Original4/11/2011
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Find inspiration in the story of a courageous band of young civil-rights activists who journeyed through the Deep South in 1961.

  • Original5/16/2011
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Freedom Summer

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

  • Original6/24/2014
The Big Burn Explore the massive 1910 wildfire that defined the U.S. Forest Service and the nation’s fire policy.
  • Original2/3/2015
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Rachel Carson

Meet a scientist whose groundbreaking writings revolutionized our relationship to the natural world.

  • Original1/24/2017
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The Man Who Tried to Feed the World Explore the life of 1970 Nobel Peace Prize winner Norman Borlaug, who tried to solve world hunger.
  • Original4/21/2020
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