American Experience 1988 | TV Show

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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 1, Episode 6 Do You Mean There Are Still Real Cowboys?

First Aired: November 8, 1988

A visit to Big Piney, Wyo., where life on the range is observed. Included: a ranch where the entire herd was sold to avoid foreclosure; a successful ranch. Narrator: Glenn Close. Host: David McCullough.

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