Great War: American Experience

The Race Underground

It was Boston — a city of so many firsts — that overcame a litany of engineering challenges, the greed-driven interests of businessmen, and the great fears of its citizenry to construct America’s first subway

Air Date 1/31/17

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Learn how WWI transformed America through stories of African-American and Latino soldiers, feminist activists, Native-American "code talkers" and others whose participation in the war to "make the world safe for democracy" has been largely forgotten.
Upcoming Air Dates
  • #2907 — Great War: American Experience |
    Thursday, Jun 29 at 8pm TPT 2
  • #2907 — Great War: American Experience |
    Friday, Jun 30 at 2am TPT 2
  • #2907 — Great War: American Experience
    Discover how the violent and bloody conflict transformed the nation forever, as America steps onto the world stage for the first time. But while many heralded the peace, others worried about democracy at home.
    Thursday, Jun 29 at 8pm TPT 2
    Friday, Jun 30 at 2am TPT 2


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