The Great War, Part 2: Trailer
Preview: Season 29 Episode 9 | 30s
Follow America’s entry into the war as patriotism sweeps the nation, stifling free speech and dissent. A diverse group of men become the country’s first mass conscripted army, while women continue to demand the vote.
Aired: 04/11/17 |
S29 Ep6 | 53m 10s
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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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