History

Ken Burns: America’s Storyteller - The War

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 1:00pm

Join host Tom Hanks for a celebration of filmmaker Ken Burns, whose nearly four-decade career has resulted in some of the most acclaimed historical documentaries ever made.

Going to War

Sun, 06/03/2018 - 7:00pm

War Correspondent and Author Sebastian Junger, Vietnam War Veteran and Author Karl Marlantes, and Other Veterans Share Candid Accounts of Life Before, During and After Combat.

The Great War: American Experience

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 7:00pm

Discover how WWI transformed America through the stories of African-American soldiers, feminist activists, Native-American “code talkers” and others whose participation in the war to “make the world safe for democracy” has been largely forgotten.

D-Day 360

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 7:30pm

Take advantage of LiDAR technology to re-create the landscape of D-Day.

D-Day: The Price of Freedom

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 6:30pm

D-Day: The Price Of Freedom pays tribute to the courageous men who began the liberation of France more than 60 years ago.

Last Ring Home

Sat, 06/02/2018 - 1:30pm

The Last Ring Home is the story of Lt Minter Dial and his 1932 Annapolis Naval Academy ring that miraculously made its way home 17 years after he was killed as a POW of the Japanese in WWII.

The Great War: American Experience

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 9:00pm

Discover how WWI transformed America through the stories of African-American soldiers, feminist activists, Native-American “code talkers” and others whose participation in the war to “make the world safe for democracy” has been largely forgotten.

Spying on the Royals

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:36pm

The romance between King Edward VIII and socialite Wallis Simpson forever changed the British Monarchy.

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Pearl Harbor: Into the Arizona

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 9:00pm

Pearl Harbor: Into the Arizona, airing on Monday, May 21, 2018 at 9 p.m. on WXXI-TV, is a one-hour film about a landmark expedition to the USS Arizona, one of the most sacred war graves in the world.

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Orchard House: Home of Little Women

Sat, 05/19/2018 - 5:00pm

Orchard House: Home of Little Women is a captivating new documentary that transports viewers to a 350-year-old home in Concord, Massachusetts with literary and historical significance unlike any other.

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