Michael Murphy hosts this collection of highlights from the "Wild West Collection" of the PBS "American Experience" series, featuring excerpts from its documentaries on Annie Oakley, Billy the Kid, Buffalo Bill, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Custer's Last Stand, Jesse James, Kit Carson and Wyatt Earp. Also: remarks from the filmmakers behind the documentaries; and "American Experience" executive producer Mark Samels.
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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.Learn more →
Historian Garrett Peck discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital. D.C.'s beer heritage dates back to 1770 and claims some very innovative brewers.Watch now →