The Future of America's Past

Scholar Ed Ayers takes viewers to places that define complex and evocative chapters in U.S. history.

Schedule

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    The Future of America's Past

    The Fire of a Movement

    Friday
    Aug 6

    30 Minutes

    Public outcry inspires workplace safety laws following the 1911 fire at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory that killed 146 workers in New York.
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    The Future of America's Past: TVSS: Iconic

    The Future of America's Past

    A Grave Injustice

    Friday
    Aug 6

    30 Minutes

    A National Park Service site that once served as the largest desert camp that housed American citizens of Japanese ancestry following the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor.

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