It’s a study of Hollywood both magic and tragic, the girl who is forever Dorothy in "The Wizard of Oz," the woman who dazzled with her singing and screen performances, the great Judy Garland. and.

Norm Mineta’s legacy is, as an upcoming PBS documentary will attest, an inspiring and classic American life story: born in San Jose to immigrant parents from Japan during the Great Depression; shipped.

“And he said, ‘Yeah, sounds great!’” Linnane said. Editors and managers at both outlets quickly hashed out the details and placed Linnane, Meyers and Milwaukee PBS Producer Maryann. in school led.

The Great Depression of the 1930s worsened the already bleak economic situation of African Americans. They were the first to be laid off from their jobs, and.

It’s a study of Hollywood both magic and tragic, the girl who is forever Dorothy in "The Wizard of Oz," the woman who dazzled.

Stricken by the Great Depression, Americans in the 1930s turned the radio dial for sweet. Episode two of Ken Burns’.

Special Gary Gulman: The Great Depresh (HBO at 10) Comic Gary Gulman offers candid reflections on his struggles with.

The Emmy-winning Howard cut his teeth on “60 Minutes” and also produced award-winning docs about American business for CNBC, and therefore he handles Johnson’s research methodically, starting with the.

What should be their first step? Dr. Samantha Meltzer-Brody: Well, one of the things that’s great about a drug specifically developed for postpartum depression, I think, is it’s increasing awareness.

Coming out of the depths of the Depression in Seattle. we highly recommend the PBS documentary The Boys of 36. Everyone on.

Around the time of the Great Depression, the families were removed. was co-produced with WQPT-PBS and received an Emmy.

May 21, 2012. In the midst of the great depression, Franklin Delano Roosevelt set the stage to tame the mighty Missouri river and build what was at the time.

But in order to begin to understand the Great Depression, it's important to first understand why it was. The Crash of 1929 & The Great Depression (PBS) 1 of 6.

Not the late Nobel laureate economist Friedman (who along with Anna Schwartz illuminated mistakes by the Federal Reserve during the Great Depression. bestseller “Free to Choose” and star of the PBS.

The Great Depression lasted from August 1929 to June 1938. But unemployment remained above 10% until 1941, when the US entered World War II.

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What Happened When Christopher Columbus Returned To The Island Of Hispaniola For A Second Time? With his second-greatest creation. U.S.-Soviet relations—a time when even though the nations pretended to be friends, it was wise to beware schoolchildren bearing gifts. Every American student. Around the same time. governor’s discretion, Columbus Day may be observed the Friday after Thanksgiving." In Hawaii, the second Monday of October is known as Discoverer’s Day, "in

A compilation of Great Depression related lesson plans from across the Library's Web site.

America's Great Depression and Roosevelt's New Deal. Public Broadcasting System. www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/general-article/.

Thursday, October 17, 07:00 pm on Vermont PBS | More air times. of theaters throughout New England in the hard-scrabble years of the Great Depression.

Timeline of the Great Depression 1929-1932. Source: The American Experience, PBS. Accessed 29 Novermber 2001. 1929, October — The stock market.

The 39th president, born in 1924 and raised during the Great Depression, has slowed physically in recent years, acknowledging.

Apr 4, 2011. is featured in the PBS "American Experience" documentary, The Great Famine, Herbert Hoover, often criticized for his early Depression-era.

and people often don’t remember that the New Deal wasn’t just addressing an economic crisis, the depression, it was also.

this has been great. Thanks so much. (SOUNDBITE OF SONG, "HIGH NOON") RITTER: (Singing) We made a vow while in the state’s prisons. GROSS: Doug Green is the lead singer of the western band Riders In.

The Emmy-winning Howard cut his teeth on “60 Minutes” and also produced award-winning docs about American business for CNBC, and therefore he handles Johnson’s research methodically, starting with the.

The Muppets Present… Great Moments In American History A not-so-dramatic version of The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere during The Muppets Present. Great Moments in American History at Disney’s Magic Kingdom Park. You can only have ONE favorite show. Here, thousands of the town’s insiders pulled the trigger and name theirs in THR’s first entertainment-industry ranked TV list, as the stars and creators

The Great Recession was the worst U.S. economic downturn since the Great Depression in the 1920s and ’30s. President Donald Trump regularly takes credit for the strong economy on his watch, although.

. decades of American history, including the Great Depression, the Dust Bowl, Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning premiered on PBS's American.

Aug 26, 2015. VIDEO: New preview from upcoming PBS documentary “Walt. Snow White was a reflection of American women during the Great Depression.

The Dust Bowl is a 2012 American television documentary miniseries directed by Ken Burns which aired on PBS on November 18 and 19, 2012. The four-part miniseries recounts the impact of the Dust Bowl on the United States during the Great Depression of the 1930s.

Retirement Age Usa History The notion of a “typical retirement age” was shaped back in 1905. to his family against the loss of a job and against poverty-ridden old age.” This history provides us with two reminders. One is. Stouffer was one of four Williamsport Retirement Village residents recognized for reaching age 100. Friday’s party was held. The report

On the eve of the Great Depression, most Texans lived on farms or ranches or in. In the second half of the 1930s, as the Depression wore on, a major drought.

Astronomer Dean Regas, co-host of "Star Gazers" on PBS, said "The Possumbilities Are Endless is a book that will inspire.

The Great Depression was a time of great economic crisis during the 1930s. It began in the United States, but quickly spread throughout much of the world.

Aug 20, 2014. “How a Different America Responded to the Great Depression” – Pew. The Hoover Dam (PBS) A companion to the American Experience.

History of the United States > The Great Depression and the New Deal Introduction. Riding the Rails (PBS). Michigan Historical Museum: Great Depression

Postpartum depression is a common complication after birth. and many people do not realize this,” Hoffman said in an emailed statement to the PBS NewsHour. Risk factors may contribute to developing.