Extras

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    Klansville: Former North Carolina Klansman C.P. Ellis

    Former North Carolina Klansman C.P. Ellis recalls his initiation.

    Klansville: Former North Carolina Klansman C.P. Ellis

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    Personalizing the Past: Jerome

    Japanese Americans are released from the Jerome War Relocation Center in Arkansas.

    Personalizing the Past: Jerome

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    Personalizing the Past: Spring of Youth

    A family sips from a “spring of youth” ca. 1947.

    Personalizing the Past: Spring of Youth

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    Personalizing the Past: Vegas Mushroom Cloud

    A mushroom cloud seen from Las Vegas in 1958.

    Personalizing the Past: Vegas Mushroom Cloud

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    Personalizing the Past: FDR

    President Franklin Roosevelt walks down a ramp from his private railroad car ca. 1938.

    Personalizing the Past: FDR

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    Personalizing the Past: Baltimore

    Workers at the Baltimore Luggage Company making suitcases in 1957.

    Personalizing the Past: Baltimore

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    Personalizing the Past: Celilo Falls

    Native fishermen at Celilo Falls on the Columbia River.

    Personalizing the Past: Celilo Falls

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    From the Vault | Amelia Earhart

    At age 23, Amelia Earhart took her first ride in an airplane and knew she had to fly.

    From the Vault | Amelia Earhart

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    Resolute Desk

    There’s more to this presidential piece of furniture than meets the eye.

    Resolute Desk

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    Coming in Fall 2016

    Executive Producer Mark Samels previews our fall lineup.

    Coming in Fall 2016

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    The Hippie Tour

    1967, a tour bus on Haight Street claimed to be the only foreign tour in the domestic U.S.

    The Hippie Tour

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    Summer of Love: Chapter 1

    Watch the opening scene of Summer of Love.

    Summer of Love: Chapter 1

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    Free Love & Free Stuff

    1967, young people flooded into San Francisco to find what one described as “wonderland.”

    Free Love & Free Stuff

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    Mind-Altering Drugs

    Visions of a utopian society took shape in the Haight-Ashbury district in the mid 1960s.

    Mind-Altering Drugs

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    Summer of Love

    A portrait of the Haight Ashbury district at the height of the hippie movement.

    Summer of Love

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    Signal school

    MBTA’s Signal Shop, where workers maintain the equipment that keeps the trains on track.

    Signal school

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    The Great War, Part 2: Trailer

    Follow America’s entry into the conflict.

    The Great War, Part 2: Trailer

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    Mr. Pilates

    There is no such thing as “Mr. Yoga,” but there was a “Mr. Pilates.”

    Mr. Pilates

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    Boot Camp

    A composer's research process and the challenges he faced in creating music for the film.

    Boot Camp

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    Woodrow Wilson: The Decider

    For Woodrow Wilson, the Great War was a chance for America to become a global citizen.

    Woodrow Wilson: The Decider

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    George Creel: The Salesman

    George Creel — the man tasked with selling the Great War to the American people.

    George Creel: The Salesman

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    The Great War: Chapter 1

    After more than two years, thousands of American soldiers boarded ships bound for France.

    The Great War: Chapter 1