Roosevelts: An Intimate History

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Roosevelts: An Intimate History

The lives of the three great Roosevelts -- Teddy, Franklin and Eleanor -- are captured in this series. Ken Burns and producer, Paul Barnes describe the lives and times of these three American icons who influenced 20th century American history more than perhaps any other family. Through wars, revolutions, depressions, movements, the three led the country through what was called America's century. At times they had little in common but for one thing they always had in common . . . their ability, desire and conviction to lead.

Upcoming Episodes

The Fire of Life (1910-1919)

Thursday, Oct 19 at 8:00 pm on Main

The Storm (1920-1933)

Thursday, Oct 26 at 8:00 pm on Main

The Rising Road (1933-1939)

Thursday, Nov 2 at 8:00 pm on Main

The Common Cause (1939-1944)

Thursday, Nov 9 at 8:00 pm on Main

A Strong and Active Faith (1944-1962)

Thursday, Nov 16 at 8:00 pm on Main

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