American Experience, TV’s most-watched history series, brings to life the compelling stories from our past that inform our understanding of the world today.
On March 25th, 1911, a fire broke out in the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory in New York's Greenwich Village. The blaze ripped through the congested loft; huge piles of trimmings fed the flames.
The deadliest killer in human history, Tuberculosis and its impacts are poorly understood.
Sheds light on the devastating flu epidemic that ravaged America and killed 675,000 people.
The holder of 1,093 patents, Thomas Edison is remembered as a genius that created the modern world.