American Experience; Kennedys, The
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- American Experience
- Kennedys, The
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Premiered October 1988 As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its eighteenth season, the series has produced over 180 programs and garnered every major broadcast award. Series release date: 10/1988
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Repackaged and encore broadcast of two part The Kennedys (501 and 502). See records for501 and 502 for additional assets.
No family has had such a powerful hold on the American imagination. A saga of ambition, wealth, family loyalty and personal tragedy, the Kennedy story is unlike any other. From Joseph Kennedy's rise on Wall Street and frustrations in politics, through John Kennedy's march to the presidency --orchestrated by his father -- to Edward Kennedy's withdrawal from the 1980 presidential race following the scandal of Chappaquidick, the family has left a legacy that continues to influence politics today.
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- Chicago: “American Experience; Kennedys, The,” 01/09/1998, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 24, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3F9430288D244A95B8C6FA68CDCBC051.
- MLA: “American Experience; Kennedys, The.” 01/09/1998. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. June 24, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3F9430288D244A95B8C6FA68CDCBC051>.
- APA: American Experience; Kennedys, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_3F9430288D244A95B8C6FA68CDCBC051