American Experience

As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation.

Amelia Earhart: American Experience

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PBS 6 Plus
Jan 26th
4 p.m.

Chinese Exclusion Act: American Experience

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PBS 6 Plus
Jan 27th
3 p.m.

Circus: American Experience

This series follows the rise and fall of the gigantic, traveling tented railroad circus, recounting the era when Circus Day could shut down a town, and circus stars were among the most famous people in the country. For many Americans, the circus embodied the improbable and the impossible, the exotic and the spectacular. Through the intertwined stories of several of the most innovative and influential impresarios of the late 19th century, the series reveals the circus was a uniquely American entertainment created by a rapidly expanding and industrializing nation; that it embraced and was made possible by Western imperialism; that its history was shaped by a tension between its unconventional entertainments and prevailing standards of respectability; and that its promise for ordinary people was the possibility for personal reinvention. Drawing upon a vast and richly visual archive and featuring a host of performers, historians and aficionados, it brings to life an era when multitudes of Americans gathered to see the improbable and the impossible, the exotic and the spectacular. AZPM PassportStream on AZPM Passport
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PBS 6 Plus
Jan 28th
3 p.m.
PBS 6 Plus
Feb 1st
3 p.m.

Emma Goldman: American Experience

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PBS 6 Plus
Jan 19th
3 p.m.

Gilded Age: American Experience

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PBS 6 Plus
Jan 20th
3 p.m.

Mine Wars: American Experience

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PBS 6 Plus
Jan 25th
3 p.m.

Poison Squad: American Experience

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PBS 6 Plus
Jan 21st
3 p.m.

Roads to Memphis: American Experience

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PBS 6 Plus
Jan 17th
9 p.m.
PBS 6 Plus
Jan 18th
1 a.m.
PBS 6 Plus
Jan 18th
4 p.m.
PBS 6
Jan 18th
11 p.m.

Triangle Fire: American Experience

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PBS 6 Plus
Jan 19th
4 p.m.
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