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Watch previews, scenes and cast interviews from some of your favorite PBS and WMHT History & Documentary programs. If you cannot find what you are looking for, please try our video player. Click on the programs to view previes and air dates.

History & Documentary Programs

Charm City

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Multiple Free Screenings Available | Filmed during three years of unparalleled violence in Baltimore, Charm City delivers a powerfully candid portrait of those on the frontlines.

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Won't You Be My Neighbor?

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Multiple Free Screenings Available | Look back on Fred Rogers’ radical legacy of love and kindness.

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Margaret Olivia Slocum Sage | She Inspires

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Margaret Olivia Slocum Sage is a trailblazer of philanthropy.

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Sojourner Truth | She Inspires

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Learn about an abolitionist and a feminist during the 19th century.

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Susan B. Anthony | She Inspires

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Learn about a women’s rights leader who helped lead the way for women's right to vote.

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Katharine Burr Blodgett | She Inspires

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Learn about the renowned physicist and chemist who invented "invisible glass."

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Grandma Moses | She Inspires

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Learn about American folk artist, Grandma Moses.

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Knox Was Here

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In the winter of 1775-1776, Henry Knox and his men dragged 59 cannon from Fort Ticonderoga to Boston. George Washington used the cannon to drive out the British. The Knox Cannon Trail was established to mark the route of the journey. With a little help, you can follow it today.

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Thank A Veteran

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Those freedoms we talk about on this blog? Our veterans paid for them in blood. Next time you see a veteran, you should say, “Thanks.”

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"One Does What One Can"

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If you have your own theatre, you can create your own show about the current political scene. That’s just what Michael Burns did and you can see his creation this evening.

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