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Explore the fascinating life of celebrated singer Marian Anderson. In 1939, after being barred from performing at Constitution Hall because she was Black, she triumphed at the Lincoln Memorial in what became a landmark moment in American history.

Episode Duration: 1 hour 56 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 3302

About 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.


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Wed, Apr 17 1:00 P.M. Flood in the Desert     NH Explore (11.2)
Mon, Apr 22 3:00 P.M. The Sun Queen     NH World (11.3)
Mon, Apr 22 9:00 P.M. Poisoned Ground: The Tragedy at Love Canal     NHPBS (11.1)
Tue, Apr 23 1:00 A.M. Poisoned Ground: The Tragedy at Love Canal     NHPBS (11.1)
Fri, Apr 26 8:00 P.M. Poisoned Ground: The Tragedy at Love Canal     NH World (11.3)
Fri, Apr 26 9:00 P.M. Poisoned Ground: The Tragedy at Love Canal     NH Explore (11.2)
Sat, Apr 27 1:00 A.M. Poisoned Ground: The Tragedy at Love Canal     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Apr 27 1:00 A.M. Poisoned Ground: The Tragedy at Love Canal     NH Explore (11.2)
Sat, Apr 27 3:00 A.M. Poisoned Ground: The Tragedy at Love Canal     NHPBS (11.1)
Sat, Apr 27 9:00 A.M. Poisoned Ground: The Tragedy at Love Canal     NH World (11.3)
Sat, Apr 27 3:00 P.M. Poisoned Ground: The Tragedy at Love Canal     NH World (11.3)
Wed, May 1 1:00 P.M. Poisoned Ground: The Tragedy at Love Canal     NH Explore (11.2)
Wed, May 1 3:00 P.M. Plague at the Golden Gate     NH Explore (11.2)
Thu, May 2 3:00 A.M. Plague at the Golden Gate     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, May 21 9:00 P.M. The Riot Report     NHPBS (11.1)
Wed, May 22 1:00 A.M. The Riot Report     NHPBS (11.1)


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