Race Underground: American Experience

"The Race Underground" Signature Image. Credit: Courtesy of Photo credit: ©WGBH Educational Foundation. Images courtesy of Boston Athenaeum, City of Boston Archives, Historic New England, Museum of the City of New York, and New York Transit Museum
"The Race Underground" Signature Image. Credit: Courtesy of Photo credit: ©WGBH Educational Foundation. Images courtesy of Boston Athenaeum, City of Boston Archives, Historic New England, Museum of the City of New York, and New York Transit Museum

Race Underground: American Experience

Learn how America's first subway, in Boston, overcame a litany of engineering challenges, the greed-driven interests of businessmen and the great fears of its citizenry to create a rapid transit system soon replicated throughout the country.

Rating: 
TVPG
Length: 
56 minutes
Closed Caption: 
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