American Experience

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Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
01 01x01 04/Oct/1988 The Great San Francisco Earthquake
03 01x03 18/Oct/1988 Indians, Outlaws, and Angie Debo
04 01x04 25/Oct/1988 Not So Wild a Dream
05 01x05 01/Nov/1988 The Life and Times of Rosie the Riveter
06 01x06 08/Nov/1988 Do You Mean There are Still Real Cowboys?
07 01x07 15/Nov/1988 Kennedy vs. Wallace: a Crisis Up Close
08 01x08 22/Nov/1988 Geronimo and the Apache Resistance
10 01x10 06/Dec/1988 That Rhythm, Those Blues
11 01x11 13/Dec/1988 The Radio Priest
12 01x12 20/Dec/1988 Hearts and Hands
14 01x14 03/Jan/1989 Eudora Welty: One Writer's Beginnings
15 01x15 10/Jan/1989 The World That Moses Built
16 01x16 17/Jan/1989 Sins of Our Mothers

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
17 02x01 03/Oct/1989 The Great Air Race of 1924
18 02x02 10/Oct/1989 Demon Rum
19 02x03 17/Oct/1989 A Family Gathering
21 02x05 31/Oct/1989 The Great War: 1918
22 02x06 07/Nov/1989 Forever Baseball
23 02x07 14/Nov/1989 Adam Clayton Powell
24 02x08 21/Nov/1989 Mr. Sears' Catalogue
25 02x09 05/Dec/1989 Battle for Wilderness
27 02x11 19/Dec/1989 Forbidden City, USA
28 02x12 08/Jan/1990 Wildcatter: a Story of Texas Oil
29 02x13 15/Jan/1990 Roots of Resistance: a Story of the Underground Railroad
30 02x14 29/Jan/1990 Yosemite: the Fate of Heaven
31 02x15 12/Feb/1990 God Bless America and Poland, Too

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
32 03x01 01/Oct/1990 Lindbergh
33 03x02 08/Oct/1990 Nixon (1)
34 03x03 15/Oct/1990 Nixon (2)
35 03x04 22/Oct/1990 Nixon (3)
36 03x05 26/Nov/1990 The Iron Road
38 03x07 17/Dec/1990 Insanity on Trial
40 03x09 28/Jan/1991 Los Mineros
41 03x10 04/Feb/1991 Coney Island
42 03x11 22/Apr/1991 Journey to America
43 03x12 06/May/1991 Orphans of the Storm

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
44 04x01 30/Sep/1991 LBJ (1)
45 04x02 01/Oct/1991 LBJ (2)
46 04x03 07/Oct/1991 The Massachusetts 54th Colored Infantry
47 04x04 14/Oct/1991 Barnum's Big Top
48 04x05 28/Oct/1991 Scandalous Mayor
50 04x07 18/Nov/1991 G-Men: the Rise of J. Edgar Hoover
51 04x08 09/Dec/1991 Duke Ellington: Reminiscing in Tempo
52 04x09 06/Jan/1992 The Quiz Show Scandal
53 04x10 13/Jan/1992 Love in the Cold War
54 04x11 10/Feb/1992 Wild by Law
55 04x12 17/Feb/1992 In the White Man's Image

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
57 05x02 21/Sep/1992 The Kennedys (2)
58 05x03 28/Oct/1992 The Donner Party
59 05x04 04/Nov/1992 The Johnstown Flood
60 05x05 11/Nov/1992 Liberators: Fighting on Two Fronts in World War II
61 05x06 18/Nov/1992 George Washington: the Man Who Wouldn't Be King
62 05x07 25/Nov/1992 Last Stand at Little Big Horn
63 05x08 02/Dec/1992 Ishi: the Last Yahi Indian
64 05x09 11/Jan/1993 If You Knew Sousa
65 05x10 18/Jan/1993 Simple Justice
66 05x11 01/Feb/1993 Sit Down and Fight
68 05x13 15/Feb/1993 Rachel Carson's Silent Spring
69 05x14 22/Feb/1993 French Dance Tonight
70 05x15 01/Mar/1993 Goin' Back to T-Town

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
72 06x02 27/Sep/1993 Ike (2)
73 06x03 11/Oct/1993 Amelia Earhart: the Price of Courage
74 06x04 08/Nov/1993 The Hunt for Pancho Villa
75 06x05 26/Jan/1994 Malcolm X: Make It Plain
76 06x06 06/Apr/1994 America and the Holocaust: Deceit and Indifference
77 06x07 25/May/1994 D-Day Remembered

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
78 07x01 12/Oct/1994 FDR (1)
79 07x02 13/Oct/1994 FDR (2)
80 07x03 19/Oct/1994 Telegrams from the Dead
81 07x04 26/Oct/1994 Midnight Ramble
82 07x05 09/Nov/1994 Battle of the Bulge
83 07x06 16/Jan/1995 Troublesome Creek
85 07x08 08/May/1995 The Way West (1)
86 07x09 09/May/1995 The Way West (2)

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
87 08x01 16/Oct/1995 Murder of the Century
88 08x02 23/Oct/1995 Edison's Miracle of Light
89 08x03 13/Nov/1995 Chicago 1968
90 08x04 27/Nov/1995 The Orphan Trains
92 08x06 22/Jan/1996 Daley: the Last Boss
93 08x07 29/Jan/1996 The Battle Over Citizen Kane
94 08x08 12/Feb/1996 The Wright Stuff
95 08x09 26/Feb/1996 Spy in the Sky

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
96 09x01 06/Oct/1996 TR (1)
97 09x02 07/Oct/1996 TR (2)
98 09x03 20/Jan/1997 The Richest Man in the World: Andrew Carnegie
99 09x04 27/Jan/1997 Hawaii's Last Queen
101 09x06 10/Feb/1997 Big Dream, Small Screen
102 09x07 17/Feb/1997 New York Underground
104 09x09 12/May/1997 Gold Fever

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
106 10x02 06/Oct/1997 Truman (2)
107 10x03 13/Oct/1997 Vietnam (1)
108 10x04 20/Oct/1997 Vietnam (2)
109 10x05 27/Oct/1997 Vietnam (3)
110 10x06 02/Dec/1997 Vietnam (4)
111 10x07 09/Dec/1997 Vietnam (5)
112 10x08 19/Jan/1998 A Midwife's Tale
113 10x09 02/Feb/1998 Mr. Miami Beach
114 10x10 09/Feb/1998 Influenza 1918
115 10x11 23/Feb/1998 Reagan (1)
116 10x12 24/Feb/1998 Reagan (2)
117 10x13 02/Mar/1998 Surviving the Dust Bowl

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
119 11x02 11/Jan/1999 Race for the Super Bomb
120 11x03 18/Jan/1999 Hoover Dam
121 11x04 08/Feb/1999 Alone on the Ice
122 11x05 15/Feb/1999 Rescue at Sea
125 11x08 12/Apr/1999 Riding the Rails
126 11x09 10/May/1999 Fly Girls
127 11x10 17/May/1999 MacArthur

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
128 12x01 14/Nov/1999 New York (1)
129 12x02 15/Nov/1999 New York (2)
130 12x03 16/Nov/1999 New York (3)
131 12x04 17/Nov/1999 New York (4)
132 12x05 18/Nov/1999 New York (5)
133 12x06 10/Jan/2000 Eleanor Roosevelt
135 12x08 08/Feb/2000 Jubilee Singers: Sacrifice and Glory
136 12x09 15/Feb/2000 The Duel
137 12x10 29/Feb/2000 John Brown's Holy War
138 12x11 07/Mar/2000 Houdini
139 12x12 24/Apr/2000 George Wallace: Settin' the Woods on Fire (1)
142 12x15 23/May/2000 George Eastman: the Wizard of Photography

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
143 13x01 16/Oct/2000 The Rockefellers (1)
144 13x02 23/Oct/2000 The Rockefellers (2)
145 13x03 30/Oct/2000 Secrets of a Master Builder
146 13x04 14/Nov/2000 Return with Honor
147 13x05 12/Jan/2001 The Hurricane of '38
148 13x06 19/Jan/2001 Marcus Garvey: Look for Me in the Whirlwind
149 13x07 19/Feb/2001 Abraham and Mary Lincoln: a House Divided (1)
150 13x08 20/Feb/2001 Abraham and Mary Lincoln: a House Divided (2)
151 13x09 21/Feb/2001 Abraham and Mary Lincoln: a House Divided (3)
152 13x10 02/Apr/2001 Scottsboro: an American Tragedy
153 13x11 16/Apr/2001 Fatal Flood
154 13x12 23/Apr/2001 Stephen Foster

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
156 14x01 01/Oct/2001 New York (6)
157 14x02 08/Oct/2001 New York (7)
158 14x03 11/Nov/2001 War Letters
159 14x04 06/Jan/2002 Woodrow Wilson (1)
160 14x05 13/Jan/2002 Woodrow Wilson (2)
162 14x07 27/Jan/2002 Miss America
163 14x08 17/Feb/2002 Public Enemy #1
164 14x09 24/Feb/2002 Monkey Trial
165 14x10 01/Mar/2002 Zoot Suit Riots
166 14x11 01/Apr/2002 Ulysses S. Grant (1)
167 14x12 02/Apr/2002 Ulysses S. Grant (2)
168 14x13 21/Apr/2002 Ansel Adams
169 14x14 28/Apr/2002 A Brilliant Madness

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
171 15x02 12/Nov/2002 Jimmy Carter (2)
172 15x03 13/Jan/2003 Chicago: City of the Century (1)
173 15x04 14/Jan/2003 Chicago: City of the Century (2)
174 15x05 15/Jan/2003 Chicago: City of the Century (3)
175 15x06 20/Jan/2003 The Murder of Emmett Till
177 15x08 10/Feb/2003 Partners of the Heart
178 15x09 17/Feb/2003 The Pill
179 15x10 07/Apr/2003 Daughter from Da Nang
180 15x11 14/Apr/2003 Seabiscuit
181 15x12 07/Jul/2003 Bataan Rescue
182 15x13 14/Jul/2003 Murder at Harvard

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183 16x01 09/Sep/2003 New York (8)
184 16x02 12/Jan/2004 Reconstruction: the Second Civil War (1)
185 16x03 13/Jan/2004 Reconstruction: the Second Civil War (2)
186 16x04 19/Jan/2004 Citizen King
187 16x05 02/Feb/2004 Remember the Alamo
188 16x06 09/Feb/2004 Tupperware
189 16x07 12/Apr/2004 Emma Goldman
190 16x08 19/Apr/2004 Patriots Day
191 16x09 03/May/2004 Golden Gate Bridge

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
192 17x01 04/Oct/2004 RFK
194 17x03 31/Jan/2005 Fidel Castro
196 17x05 14/Feb/2005 Kinsey
197 17x06 04/Apr/2005 Mary Pickford
198 17x07 11/Apr/2005 The Great Transatlantic Cable
199 17x08 25/Apr/2005 The Fall of Saigon
200 17x09 09/May/2005 Victory in the Pacific
201 17x10 23/May/2005 The Carter Family: Will the Circle Be Unbroken
202 17x11 30/May/2005 Guerilla: the Taking of Patty Hearst
203 17x12 04/Jul/2005 The Massie Affair

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
204 18x01 17/Oct/2005 Two Days in October
205 18x02 30/Oct/2005 Race to the Moon
206 18x03 14/Nov/2005 Las Vegas: an Unconventional History (1)
207 18x04 15/Nov/2005 Las Vegas: an Unconventional History (2)
208 18x05 23/Jan/2006 John & Abigail Adams
209 18x06 30/Jan/2006 The Nuremberg Trials
210 18x07 06/Feb/2006 Jesse James
211 18x08 25/Feb/2006 Hijacked
212 18x09 21/Mar/2006 Eugene O'Neill
213 18x10 10/Apr/2006 The Boy in the Bubble
214 18x11 24/Apr/2006 The Alaska Pipeline
215 18x12 08/May/2006 Annie Oakley
216 18x13 22/May/2006 The Man Behind Hitler
217 18x14 05/Jul/2006 Niagara Falls

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
218 19x01 02/Oct/2006 Eyes on the Prize (1)
220 19x03 16/Oct/2006 Eyes on the Prize (3)
221 19x04 23/Oct/2006 Test Tube Babies
222 19x05 30/Oct/2006 The Great Fever
223 19x06 06/Nov/2006 The Gold Rush
224 19x07 29/Jan/2007 The Berlin Airlift
226 19x09 12/Feb/2007 New Orleans
227 19x10 02/Apr/2007 Sister Aimee
228 19x11 09/Apr/2007 Jonestown: the Life and Death of Peoples Temple
229 19x12 23/Apr/2007 Summer of Love
230 19x13 30/Apr/2007 The Mormons (1)
231 19x14 01/May/2007 The Mormons (2)
232 19x15 14/May/2007 Alexander Hamilton

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
233 20x01 14/Jan/2008 Oswald's Ghost
234 20x02 21/Jan/2008 The Lobotomist
235 20x03 03/Feb/2008 Eyes on the Prize II (1)
236 20x04 04/Feb/2008 Grand Central
239 20x07 18/Feb/2008 Kit Carson
240 20x08 24/Feb/2008 Eyes on the Prize II (4)
241 20x09 25/Feb/2008 Buffalo Bill
242 20x10 31/Mar/2008 Minik, the Lost Eskimo
243 20x11 14/Apr/2008 Walt Whitman
244 20x12 21/Apr/2008 Roberto Clemente
245 20x13 05/May/2008 George H. W. Bush (1)
246 20x14 06/May/2008 George H. W. Bush (2)

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
248 21x02 02/Feb/2009 The Polio Crusade
250 21x04 23/Feb/2009 A Class Apart
252 21x06 20/Apr/2009 We Shall Remain: Tecumseh's Vision (2)
253 21x07 27/Apr/2009 We Shall Remain: Trail of Tears (3)
254 21x08 04/May/2009 We Shall Remain: Geronimo (4)
255 21x09 11/May/2009 We Shall Remain: Wounded Knee (5)

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
256 22x01 02/Nov/2009 The Civilian Conservation Corps
257 22x02 25/Jan/2010 Wyatt Earp
258 22x03 08/Feb/2010 The Bombing of Germany
259 22x04 01/Mar/2010 Dolley Madison
260 22x05 19/Apr/2010 Earth Days
261 22x06 26/Apr/2010 My Lai
263 22x08 10/May/2010 Into the Deep: America, Whaling & The World

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
264 23x01 11/Oct/2010 God in America (1)
265 23x02 12/Oct/2010 God in America (2)
266 23x03 13/Oct/2010 God in America (3)
267 23x04 03/Jan/2011 Robert E. Lee
268 23x05 17/Jan/2011 Dinosaur Wars
269 23x06 24/Jan/2011 Panama Canal
271 23x08 28/Feb/2011 Triangle Fire
272 23x09 11/Apr/2011 The Great Famine
273 23x10 25/Apr/2011 Stonewall Uprising
274 23x11 09/May/2011 Soundtrack for a Revolution
275 23x12 16/May/2011 Freedom Riders

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
276 24x01 10/Jan/2012 Billy the Kid
277 24x02 17/Jan/2012 Custer's Last Stand
278 24x03 20/Feb/2012 Clinton (1)
279 24x04 21/Feb/2012 Clinton (2)
280 24x05 28/Feb/2012 The Amish
281 24x06 03/Apr/2012 Grand Coulee Dam
282 24x07 01/May/2012 Jesse Owens

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
283 25x01 18/Sep/2012 Death and the Civil War
284 25x02 08/Jan/2013 The Abolitionists: 1820s-1838
287 25x05 29/Jan/2013 Henry Ford
288 25x06 12/Feb/2013 Silicon Valley

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
289 26x01 29/Oct/2013 War of the Worlds
290 26x02 11/Nov/2013 JFK (1)
291 26x03 12/Nov/2013 JFK (2)
292 26x04 07/Jan/2014 The Poisoner's Handbook
293 26x05 14/Jan/2014 1964
294 26x06 04/Feb/2014 The Amish Shunned: American Experience
295 26x07 11/Feb/2014 Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid
297 26x09 24/Jun/2014 Freedom Summer
298 26x10 09/Sep/2014 The Big Burn

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
299 27x01 18/Nov/2014 Cold War Road Show
300 27x02 06/Jan/2015 Ripley: Believe It or Not
301 27x03 13/Jan/2015 Klansville U.S.A.
302 27x04 20/Jan/2015 Edison
303 27x05 10/Feb/2015 The Forgotten Plague
305 27x07 14/Jul/2015 Blackout
306 27x08 14/Sep/2015 Walt Disney (1)
307 27x09 15/Sep/2015 Walt Disney (2)
308 27x10 17/Nov/2015 American Comandante
309 27x11 24/Nov/2015 The Pilgrims

Episode Air Date Episode Name (Add Episode)
310 28x01 19/Jan/2016 Bonnie & Clyde
311 28x02 26/Jan/2016 Mine Wars
312 28x03 02/Feb/2016 Murder Of A President
313 28x04 09/Feb/2016 The Perfect Crime
314 28x05 01/Mar/2016 Space Men

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Network: PBS ( USA)
Type: Documentary
Genres: History
Status: Returning Series
Airs: Tuesdays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: October 01, 1988
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