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American History

Jump Back in Time
Listen to America's Story: The founding of a new nation, the war that tore our country in two, the great war that shook the world, and the voyage to the moon.

African-Americans in History
See the vital role that African-Americans have played in shaping America's history and culture; from Booker T. Washington to Colin Powell.

African-American History
Explore current and past African American issues such as slavery, the million-man march, and discrimination.

PBS American Experience
Films and videos of American history: wars, inventors, and even famous murders. Not intended for young children.

Bill of Rights
Learn about how the Bill of Rights came to be. What changes would you make, if you could?