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.

Tue, Jan 31 1:30 P.M. The American Diplomat     NH EXPLORE

Discover how three Black diplomats broke racial barriers at the US State Department during the Cold War.

Wed, Feb 1 1:00 P.M. Zora Neale Hurston: Claiming A Space     NH EXPLORE

Meet the influential author and key figure of the Harlem Renaissance.

Fri, Feb 3 8:00 P.M. The Blinding of Isaac Woodard     NH WORLD

Discover the 1946 incident of racial violence by police that led to the racial awakening of President Harry Truman and set the stage for the landmark 1954 Supreme Court Brown v.

Sat, Feb 4 1:00 A.M. The Blinding of Isaac Woodard     NH WORLD

Discover the 1946 incident of racial violence by police that led to the racial awakening of President Harry Truman and set the stage for the landmark 1954 Supreme Court Brown v.

Sat, Feb 4 9:00 A.M. The Blinding of Isaac Woodard     NH WORLD

Discover the 1946 incident of racial violence by police that led to the racial awakening of President Harry Truman and set the stage for the landmark 1954 Supreme Court Brown v.

Sat, Feb 4 3:00 P.M. The Blinding of Isaac Woodard     NH WORLD

Discover the 1946 incident of racial violence by police that led to the racial awakening of President Harry Truman and set the stage for the landmark 1954 Supreme Court Brown v.

Sun, Feb 5 10:00 P.M. Freedom Riders     NH WORLD

In 1961, segregation seemed to have an overwhelming grip on American society.

Mon, Feb 6 2:00 A.M. Freedom Riders     NH WORLD

In 1961, segregation seemed to have an overwhelming grip on American society.

Mon, Feb 6 10:00 A.M. Freedom Riders     NH WORLD

In 1961, segregation seemed to have an overwhelming grip on American society.

Wed, Feb 8 4:00 P.M. Goin' Back to T-Town     NH WORLD

Revisit Greenwood, a Black community in Tulsa. Torn apart in 1921 by a racially- motivated massacre, the neighborhood rose again but could not survive integration and urban renewal.

Mon, Feb 20 9:00 P.M. Ruthless: Monopoly's Secret History     NHPBS

Discover the fascinating and unexpected history behind America's favorite board game.

Tue, Feb 21 1:00 A.M. Ruthless: Monopoly's Secret History     NHPBS

Discover the fascinating and unexpected history behind America's favorite board game.

Wed, Feb 22 4:00 A.M. Ruthless: Monopoly's Secret History     NHPBS

Discover the fascinating and unexpected history behind America's favorite board game.

Sat, Feb 25 3:00 A.M. Ruthless: Monopoly's Secret History     NHPBS

Discover the fascinating and unexpected history behind America's favorite board game.

Wed, Mar 8 1:00 P.M. Sandra Day O'connor: The First     NH EXPLORE

When Ronald Reagan nominated Sandra Day O'Connor as the Supreme Court's first female justice in 1981, the announcement dominated the news.

Wed, Mar 8 3:00 P.M. The Codebreaker     NH EXPLORE

Discover the fascinating story of Elizebeth Smith Friedman, the groundbreaking cryptanalyst who helped bring down Al Capone and break up a Nazi spy ring in South America.


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All Creatures Great and Small | Episode 1
This Old House | E10 | Newburyport Forever House | Powering Through
Ask This Old House | E10 | Pocket Door, Shaker Table | Ask This Old House
Vienna Blood | Episode 1 | Deadly Communion Part 1
American Masters | Groucho & Cavett
Mary Berry's Ultimate Christmas | Mary Berry's Ultimate Christmas
The Letter: A Message For Our Earth | The Letter: A Message For Our Earth
In A Different Key | In A Different Key
The David Rubenstein Show: Peer to Peer Conversations | Kristalina Georgieva
La Otra Mirada | Fear of the Other
The Earthshot Prize | The Earthshot Prize 2022
Christmas With The Tabernacle Choir | O Holy Night: Christmas with The Tabernacle Choir
Celebrate & Sing! Glory to the Newborn King! | Celebrate & Sing! Glory to the Newborn King!
The St Olaf Christmas Festival | The St. Olaf Christmas Festival: Love Divine
Miss Scarlet & The Duke | Episode 1: The Vanishing
POV | Midwives
Tutankhamun: Allies & Enemies | Episode 1
The Caverns Sessions | BRIT TAYLOR
Magpie Murders | Episode 6
American Experience | Part 2 |Taken Hostage | American Experience
The Great Age Reboot | The Great Age Reboot
How She Rolls | A Very Carrie Christmas
NOVA | Zero to Infinity
Next at the Kennedy Center | A Joni Mitchell Songbook
Austin City Limits | Cimafunk & The Tribe
Antiques Roadshow | Junk in the Trunk 11
Great Performances | NY Phil Reopening of David Geffen Hall
Nature | American Ocelot
Secrets of the Dead | Hidden In The Amazon
After Action | All Gave Some
Local, USA | In Their Element
Her War, Her Story: World War II | Her War, Her Story: World War II
Dia de los Muertos | Dia de los Muertos
Making Black America | Episode 4
The House That Norm Built | The House That Norm Built
Rivers of Life | Yukon
Rick Steves' Art of Europe | Ancient Rome