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Rise of the Black Pharaohs

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Watch Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 2:30pm on WMHT TV | at Learn about the African Kushites who overthrew the ancient Egyptians and ruled for nearly 100 years.

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Ken Burns | Jackie Robinson

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Watch Monday and Tuesday, April 11-12, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT TV | Examine the life and times of Jack Roosevelt Robinson.

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The National Parks | America's Best Idea

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Watch Monday, April 25-Saturday, April 30 at 9pm on WMHT TV | The story of an idea as uniquely American as the Declaration of Independence and just as radical.

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Italian Americans of New York & New Jersey

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Watch Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 10am | Celebrate the lives and rich diversity of Italian Americans in New York and New Jersey.

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Secrets of St. John Paul II

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Watch Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT TV | Examine previously unknown letters between Pope John Paul II, now a saint, and an American woman.

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Uprooted | The ongoing quest for identity

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Watch Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 7:30pm on WMHT TV | Uprooted tries to answer the question: what is today’s Armenian identity and its evolution over time?

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WMHT-TV (PBS) Presents New Farming Documentary HARVEST

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WMHT-TV (PBS) will present a new public television documentary entitled HARVEST that traces the history and evolution of the farming and agricultural community in upstate New York.

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The Italian Americans

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Watch Friday, March 25, 2016 at 8pm on WMHT TV | Trace the evolution of Italian Americans from the late 19th century to the present day.

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Harvest

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Watch Sunday, March 20, 2016 at 5pm on WMHT TV | Trace the history and evolution of the farming and agricultural community in upstate New York over six generations through the lives and stories of farming families and the communities they help build.

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Secrets of the Dead: The Alcatraz Escape

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Watch Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 9pm on WMHT TV | Learn whether three convicts could have survived their escape from Alcatraz in 1962.

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Ancient Roads from Christ to Constantine

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Watch on WMHT-TV and WMHT-World | Chart Christianity's evolution from a small movement to the largest religion in the world.

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More Trains Around North America

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Watch March 2016 on WMHT TV | Unforgettable stories of nearly a dozen historic and scenic tourist railroads.

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The Irish Catskills: Dancing at the Crossroads

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Watch on WMHT-TV | Trace the incredible history and legacy of the Irish Catskills.

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Bridging the Divide | Tom Bradley and the Politics of Race

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Watch Sunday February 14 at 1pm on WMHT TV | An examination of the life and legacy of the first African American mayor elected in a major American city with an overwhelmingly white majority

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Ghosts of Amistad: In the Footsteps of the Rebels

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Watch Sunday, February 14, 2016 at noon on WMHT TV |Ghosts of Amistad: In the Footsteps of the Rebels tells the story of the Amistad from a seldom-voiced perspective.

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Learn the story of how Theodore Roosevelt became our nation’s 26th president.

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When History is Silent: Overcoming Trauma Through the Restoration of Cultural Memory

As November wraps up, we'd like to honor it as Native American Heritage Month by exploring the themes of history...