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This much-honored PBS documentary series explores American history, one topic or person at a time. Its Peabody Award winners include profiles of FDR and Malcolm X, and such diverse topics as Nixon's 1972 trip to China, the controversy surrounding `Citizen (more…)

Premiered: October 4, 1988

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 9, Episode 2 TR: The Story of Theodore Roosevelt

First Aired: October 7, 1996

The conclusion of "TR" recalls the "frenzied quality" with which Roosevelt led the country during his second term in office; and his unsuccessful 1912 run for the Presidency under the Progressive party. Jason Robards narrates.

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TR: The Story of Theodore Roosevelt

Season 9, Episode 1

October 6, 1996

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Season 9, Episode 3

January 20, 1997

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