This much-honored PBS documentary series explores American history, one topic or person at a time.
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As the war ends, America is forever transformed by the violent and bloody conflict.
As patriotism sweeps the nation, the country assembles its first mass conscripted army.
American neutrality erodes as Wilson declares “the world must be made safe for democracy.”
A riveting account of the event that helped give rise to the modern American militia.
There is no such thing as “Mr. Yoga,” but there was a “Mr. Pilates.”
A composer's research process and the challenges he faced in creating music for the film.
How a race-car driver came to be one of the most famous fighters of the Great War.
After more than two years, thousands of American soldiers boarded ships bound for France.
The climactic struggle and ensuing peace that forever changed a president and a nation.
Follow Americas entry into the conflict.
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Step back in time to this dramatic decade, when political and social forces transformed a sleepy southern town into a world-renowned city.
Classical WETA 90.9 FM showcases notable new (or newly reissued) CDs each week. Hear selections from the CD on-air throughout the week, and check online to learn more about the artist and the music.
Since 2007, photographer Lloyd Wolf and collaborators have been documenting Arlington's Columbia Pike corridor, one of the most ethnically diverse communities in the nation.
Sesame Street, the recipient of 85 Emmys, helps children learn and grow with its unique blend of excitement, humor, and compassion.
Do you know the bizarre story of how James McNeil Whistler's lavish "Peacock Room" came to the Smithsonian?
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s to becoming a major national producer for PBS.