A profile of Henry Ford, the farm boy who became the 20th century’s most influential American innovator.
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A riveting account of the event that helped give rise to the modern American militia.
The worst act of domestic terrorism in American history.
The dramatic story of the nation's first subway
“Rachel carson” premieres Jan. 24 at 8/7c on American Experience PBS.
There’s more to this presidential piece of furniture than meets the eye.
PBS and American Experience present an inside look at the new film Ruby Ridge.
The event that helped give rise to the modern American militia movement.
Original footage of Ruby Ridge from the U.S. Marshals of the Weaver's cottage.
The climactic struggle and ensuing peace that forever changed a president and a nation.
Follow America’s entry into the conflict.
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From secret histories to off-the-beaten path landmarks, WETA Neighborhoods reveals the lesser-known aspects of our favorite greater Washington surroundings.
Test your classical music IQ by clicking the play button to listen to the sound clips. Identify the composer for each piece and reveal your score!
In the 1970s and 1980s, Arlington, VA was a destination for Vietnamese immigrants.
Are you in kindergarten, first, second or third grade? Starting with, “I walked out into my neighborhood and…,” tell us your story for a chance to win one of our many prizes!
WETA has partnered with the Arlington Historical Society to tell stories about our area's past.
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