The Dangers of Drag
Clip: Season 23 Episode 9 | 1m 23s
In 1960s New York, gay men who dressed in women's clothing courted danger; "masquerading" was breaking the law.
Aired: 04/25/11 |
Stonewall Uprising Preview
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Clip: S23 Ep9 | 2m 11s
The "Dangers" of Homosexuality
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The Great Famine
S23 Ep8 | 52m 20s | WETA Passport
Short | external link
The Chinese Six Companies
On May 28, 1900, San Francisco policemen formed a perimeter around Chinatown as officials diagnosed bubonic plague in the neighborhood and wanted to quarantine the nearly 20,000 residents. As tensions flared, an influential group of merchants known as the Chinese Six Companies sprang into action.Watch
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