America in Color Season 3
S03 E01Nov 17, 2019
Coming to America Nov 17, 2019 For many immigrants, their first sight of the U.S. is the Statue of Liberty. The iconic structure promises sanctuary, hope, and a fresh start, but they soon learn that America's arms are not always open. Colorized rare home movies and archival footage reveal the amazing stories of ordinary people who share the same dream. From Caribbean immigrants who settled in Harlem to Italian "radicals" shipped back home to celebrities such as Albert Einstein, see how America changed as immigrants brought new cultures from the margins to the mainstream.
S03 E02Nov 24, 2019
Disasters Nov 24, 2019 See how the worst American disasters of the 1900s led to new innovations and mitigations against future calamities.
S03 E03Dec 1, 2019
Alaska Dec 1, 2019 At the dawn of the 20th century, most Americans think of Alaska as an icy unpopulated wilderness, but one event will change everything: the Klondike Gold Rush of 1896. Through remastered and colorized news footage and home movies, witness Alaska's evolution from a frozen wasteland at the edge of the world to the 49th state to join the Union. From boomtowns to volcanic blasts to Japanese invasions, this is the story of America's last frontier as you have never seen it before.
S03 E04Dec 8, 2019
Made in the USA Dec 8, 2019 Witness the complicated path to the American Dream, forged by workers in the early 20th century.
S03 E05Dec 15, 2019
Crimes of the Century Dec 15, 2019 Witness the most celebrated outlaws and notorious crimes of the early 1900s from a whole new perspective...in color.
S03 E06Dec 22, 2019
Small Town Life Dec 22, 2019 From Will Rogers to square dancing to the dark side of Main Street, explore small town America in the early 1900s.