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History & Documentary Programs

Craft In America | Season 7

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Watch starting Friday, November 20 at 10pm on WMHT TV | The Emmy-nominated and Peabody Award-winning CRAFT IN AMERICA, now in its seventh season, promotes and advances original handcrafted work and inspires people of all ages to pursue their own creativity.

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American Experience | Ripley: Believe It Or Not

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Premieres Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 9pm on WMHT TV | This is the story of the man who popularized the iconic phrase and proof of why we still can’t resist his challenge to “Believe it—or not!”

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Independent Lens | India's Daughter

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Watch Monday, November 16, 2015 at 10pm on WMHT TV | Learn how the harrowing rape and murder of a young Indian woman sparked an international movement.

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“Mercy Street" to premiere January 17 on PBS

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The original six-episode miniseries will take viewers beyond the battlefield with an intimate, human look at the lives on the Civil War home front.

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FRONTLINE | Terror in Little Saigon

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Watch Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at 10pm on WMHT TV | Join the search for assassins behind a reign of terror targeting Vietnamese-American journalists.

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Iwo Jima | From Combat to Comrades

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Premieres Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 8pm on WMHT TV | Follow survivors to the only battlefield where former enemies reunite.

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PBS’ 2016 Winter/Spring Season Features Endings, Beginnings and Awaited Returns

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PBS’ winter/spring primetime schedule offers a number of exciting new beginnings, awaited returns and a few goodbyes.

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FRONTLINE | Immigration Battle

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Watch Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 9pm on WMHT TV | Gain insight into the hard-fought battles and secret negotiations over immigration reform.

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Independent Lens | Stray Dog

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Screening October 1 - November 8, 2015 | There’s much more to Ronnie “Stray Dog” Hall than meets the eye.

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Independent Lens | Mimi and Dona

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Screening November 1- 22, 2015 | This alternately heartbreaking and heartwarming film by Mimi’s granddaughter tells the story of a quirky and deeply connected mother-daughter duo, and their effect on three generations of a Texas family.

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

POV Documentary Blog

POV and American Documentary Receive Shorty Awards Honors

Digital storytelling projects from POV were among this year's honorees for the 9th Annual Shorty Awards. POV...