Riveters Mule Rearing pilots in dress uniforms gas masks African American Soldiers 1 African American Officers The pilots doughboys with mules

PBS- American Experience: The Great War - Preview


Published on Nov 11, 2016

Drawing on the latest scholarship, including unpublished diaries, memoirs and letters, “The Great War” tells the rich and complex story of World War I through the voices of nurses, journalists, aviators and the American troops who came to be known as “doughboys.”
"The Great War" premieres on PBS in April 2017.

 

 

"Pershing" Donors

$5 Million +


Founding Sponsor
PritzkerMML Logo


Starr Foundation Logo


The Lilly Endowment