American Experience (season 4)

Season four of the television program American Experience originally aired on the PBS network in the United States on September 30, 1991 and concluded on February 17, 1992. This is the fourth season to feature David McCullough as the host. The season contained 13 new episodes and began with the first two parts of the LBJ film, "Beautiful Texas" and "My Fellow Americans".

American Experience
Season 4
Country of originUnited States
No. of episodes13
Release
Original networkPBS
Original releaseSeptember 30, 1991 (1991-09-30) –
February 17, 1992 (1992-02-17)
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List of American Experience episodes

EpisodesEdit

 *  Denotes multiple chapters that aired on the same date and share the same episode number
No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byCategoriesOriginal air date
44 1* "LBJ (Parts 1–2)"[1]
David GrubinBiographies, Politics, Presidents, WarSeptember 30, 1991 (1991-09-30)

  • Part 1: "Beautiful Texas"
  • Part 2: "My Fellow Americans"
45 2* "LBJ (Parts 3–4)"
David GrubinBiographies, Politics, Presidents, WarOctober 1, 1991 (1991-10-01)

  • Part 3: "We Shall Overcome"
  • Part 4: "The Last Believer"
463"The Massachusetts 54th Colored Infantry"[2]Jacqueline ShearerWarOctober 14, 1991 (1991-10-14)
474"Scandalous Mayor"[3]Ken ElutoBiographiesOctober 28, 1991 (1991-10-28)
485"The Johnstown Flood"[4]Charles GuggenheimThe Natural EnvironmentNovember 4, 1991 (1991-11-04)
496"Pearl Harbor: Surprise and Remembrance"[5]Lance Bird, John Crowley & Tom JohnsonWarNovember 11, 1991 (1991-11-11)
507"G-Men: The Rise of J. Edgar Hoover"[6]Irv DrasninPopular CultureNovember 18, 1991 (1991-11-18)
518"Duke Ellington: Reminiscing in Tempo"[7]Robert LeviBiographiesDecember 9, 1991 (1991-12-09)
529"The Quiz Show Scandal"[8]Michael R. LawrencePopular CultureJanuary 6, 1992 (1992-01-06)
5310"Love in the Cold War"[9]David Dugan & Eric StangeWarJanuary 13, 1992 (1992-01-13)
5411"Wild by Law"[10]Diane Garey & Lawrence HottThe Natural EnvironmentJanuary 27, 1992 (1992-01-27)
5512"Barnum's Big Top"[11]Matthew CollinsBiographies, Popular CultureFebruary 10, 1992 (1992-02-10)
5613"In the White Man's Image"[12]Christine LesiakNative American HistoryFebruary 17, 1992 (1992-02-17)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "American Experience | LBJ". PBS. Retrieved December 14, 2012.
  2. ^ "American Experience | The Massachusetts 54th Colored Infantry". PBS. Archived from the original on July 29, 2016. Retrieved December 14, 2012.
  3. ^ "American Experience | Scandalous Mayor". PBS. Archived from the original on July 2, 2016. Retrieved December 14, 2012.
  4. ^ "American Experience | The Johnstown Flood". PBS. Archived from the original on December 25, 2016. Retrieved December 14, 2012.
  5. ^ "American Experience | Pearl Harbor: Surprise and Remembrance". PBS. Archived from the original on March 4, 2016. Retrieved December 14, 2012.
  6. ^ "American Experience | G–Men: The Rise of J. Edgar Hoover". PBS. Archived from the original on September 23, 2016. Retrieved December 14, 2012.
  7. ^ "American Experience | Duke Ellington: Reminiscing in Tempo". PBS. Archived from the original on April 26, 2016. Retrieved December 14, 2012.
  8. ^ "American Experience | The Quiz Show Scandal". PBS. Retrieved January 19, 2021.
  9. ^ "American Experience | Love in the Cold War". PBS. Archived from the original on April 23, 2016. Retrieved December 14, 2012.
  10. ^ "American Experience | Wild by Law". PBS. Archived from the original on December 25, 2016. Retrieved December 14, 2012.
  11. ^ "American Experience | Barnum's Big Top". PBS. Archived from the original on October 18, 2016. Retrieved December 14, 2012.
  12. ^ "American Experience | In the White Man's Image". PBS. Archived from the original on June 28, 2016. Retrieved December 14, 2012.