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10.1 Get Action (1858-1901) Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. A frail, asthmatic young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a vigorous champion, leading men into battle and rising like a rocket to become the youngest president in American history at 42. Franklin, brought up as the pampered only child of adoring parents, follows his older cousin’s career with worshipful fascination and begins to think he might one day follow in his footsteps. (1 of 7) 101 SU 09/14/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
10.1 Get Action (1858-1901) Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. A frail, asthmatic young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a vigorous champion, leading men into battle and rising like a rocket to become the youngest president in American history at 42. Franklin, brought up as the pampered only child of adoring parents, follows his older cousin’s career with worshipful fascination and begins to think he might one day follow in his footsteps. (1 of 7) 101 SU 09/14/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
10.1 Get Action (1858-1901) Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. A frail, asthmatic young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a vigorous champion, leading men into battle and rising like a rocket to become the youngest president in American history at 42. Franklin, brought up as the pampered only child of adoring parents, follows his older cousin’s career with worshipful fascination and begins to think he might one day follow in his footsteps. (1 of 7) 101 MO 09/15/14 02:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
10.1 In The Arena (1901-1910) Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, but in the seven years that follow, he battles corporate greed and builds the Panama Canal, preserves the American wilderness, and carries the message of American might around the world. FDR courts and weds Eleanor Roosevelt, the shy orphaned daughter of Theodore's alcoholic brother, Elliott. Together, they begin a family. Franklin enters a law firm, but when he is offered a chance to run for the New York state senate, he jumps at the chance. (2 of 7) 102 MO 09/15/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
10.1 In The Arena (1901-1910) Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, but in the seven years that follow, he battles corporate greed and builds the Panama Canal, preserves the American wilderness, and carries the message of American might around the world. FDR courts and weds Eleanor Roosevelt, the shy orphaned daughter of Theodore's alcoholic brother, Elliott. Together, they begin a family. Franklin enters a law firm, but when he is offered a chance to run for the New York state senate, he jumps at the chance. (2 of 7) 102 MO 09/15/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
10.1 In The Arena (1901-1910) Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, but in the seven years that follow, he battles corporate greed and builds the Panama Canal, preserves the American wilderness, and carries the message of American might around the world. FDR courts and weds Eleanor Roosevelt, the shy orphaned daughter of Theodore's alcoholic brother, Elliott. Together, they begin a family. Franklin enters a law firm, but when he is offered a chance to run for the New York state senate, he jumps at the chance. (2 of 7) 102 TU 09/16/14 02:00am 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
10.1 The Fire of Life (1910-1919) Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party, undertakes a deadly expedition into the South American jungle, campaigns for American entry into World War I - and pays a terrible personal price. Franklin masters wartime Washington as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, while Eleanor finds personal salvation in war work. (3 of 7) 103 TU 09/16/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
10.1 The Fire of Life (1910-1919) Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party, undertakes a deadly expedition into the South American jungle, campaigns for American entry into World War I - and pays a terrible personal price. Franklin masters wartime Washington as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, while Eleanor finds personal salvation in war work. (3 of 7) 103 TU 09/16/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
10.1 The Fire of Life (1910-1919) Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party, undertakes a deadly expedition into the South American jungle, campaigns for American entry into World War I - and pays a terrible personal price. Franklin masters wartime Washington as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, while Eleanor finds personal salvation in war work. (3 of 7) 103 WE 09/17/14 02:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
10.1 The Storm (1920-1933) Franklin runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer. He spends seven years struggling, while Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own. FDR returns to politics in 1928 and, as governor of New York. The Democrats turn to him as their presidential nominee in 1932. He survives an attempted assassination as president-elect and at his inauguration tells his frightened countrymen the only thing they have to fear is "fear itself". (4 of 7) 104 WE 09/17/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
10.1 The Storm (1920-1933) Franklin runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer. He spends seven years struggling, while Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own. FDR returns to politics in 1928 and, as governor of New York. The Democrats turn to him as their presidential nominee in 1932. He survives an attempted assassination as president-elect and at his inauguration tells his frightened countrymen the only thing they have to fear is "fear itself". (4 of 7) 104 WE 09/17/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
10.1 The Storm (1920-1933) Franklin runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer. He spends seven years struggling, while Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own. FDR returns to politics in 1928 and, as governor of New York. The Democrats turn to him as their presidential nominee in 1932. He survives an attempted assassination as president-elect and at his inauguration tells his frightened countrymen the only thing they have to fear is "fear itself". (4 of 7) 104 TH 09/18/14 02:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
10.1 The Rising Road (1933-1939) FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. His sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the relationship between them and their government. Eleanor rejects the traditional role of first lady, becomes her husband's liberal conscience and a sometimes controversial political force in her own right. As the decade ends, FDR faces two grave questions: whether to run for an unprecedented third term and how to deal with the rise of Hitler. (5 of 7) 105 TH 09/18/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
10.1 The Rising Road (1933-1939) FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. His sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the relationship between them and their government. Eleanor rejects the traditional role of first lady, becomes her husband's liberal conscience and a sometimes controversial political force in her own right. As the decade ends, FDR faces two grave questions: whether to run for an unprecedented third term and how to deal with the rise of Hitler. (5 of 7) 105 TH 09/18/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
10.1 The Rising Road (1933-1939) FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. His sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the relationship between them and their government. Eleanor rejects the traditional role of first lady, becomes her husband's liberal conscience and a sometimes controversial political force in her own right. As the decade ends, FDR faces two grave questions: whether to run for an unprecedented third term and how to deal with the rise of Hitler. (5 of 7) 105 FR 09/19/14 02:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
10.1 The Common Cause (1939-1944) FDR shatters the third-term tradition, struggles to prepare a reluctant country to enter World War II and, after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps set the course toward Allied victory. Meanwhile, Eleanor struggles to keep New Deal reforms alive in wartime and travels the Pacific to comfort wounded servicemen. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure in 1943 and with the war still raging, FDR resolves to conceal his condition and run for a fourth term. (6 of 7) 106 FR 09/19/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
10.1 The Common Cause (1939-1944) FDR shatters the third-term tradition, struggles to prepare a reluctant country to enter World War II and, after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps set the course toward Allied victory. Meanwhile, Eleanor struggles to keep New Deal reforms alive in wartime and travels the Pacific to comfort wounded servicemen. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure in 1943 and with the war still raging, FDR resolves to conceal his condition and run for a fourth term. (6 of 7) 106 FR 09/19/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
10.1 The Common Cause (1939-1944) FDR shatters the third-term tradition, struggles to prepare a reluctant country to enter World War II and, after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps set the course toward Allied victory. Meanwhile, Eleanor struggles to keep New Deal reforms alive in wartime and travels the Pacific to comfort wounded servicemen. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure in 1943 and with the war still raging, FDR resolves to conceal his condition and run for a fourth term. (6 of 7) 106 SA 09/20/14 02:00am 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
10.1 A Strong and Active Faith (1944-1962) Frail and failing, but determined to see the war through to victory, FDR wins re-election and begins planning for a peaceful postwar world, but a cerebral hemorrhage kills him at 63. After her husband's death, Eleanor proves herself a shrewd politician and a skilled negotiator in her own right, as well as a champion of civil rights, civil liberties and the United Nations. When she dies in 1962, she is mourned everywhere as the First Lady of the World. (7 of 7) 107 SA 09/20/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
10.1 A Strong and Active Faith (1944-1962) Frail and failing, but determined to see the war through to victory, FDR wins re-election and begins planning for a peaceful postwar world, but a cerebral hemorrhage kills him at 63. After her husband's death, Eleanor proves herself a shrewd politician and a skilled negotiator in her own right, as well as a champion of civil rights, civil liberties and the United Nations. When she dies in 1962, she is mourned everywhere as the First Lady of the World. (7 of 7) 107 SA 09/20/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
10.1 A Strong and Active Faith (1944-1962) Frail and failing, but determined to see the war through to victory, FDR wins re-election and begins planning for a peaceful postwar world, but a cerebral hemorrhage kills him at 63. After her husband's death, Eleanor proves herself a shrewd politician and a skilled negotiator in her own right, as well as a champion of civil rights, civil liberties and the United Nations. When she dies in 1962, she is mourned everywhere as the First Lady of the World. (7 of 7) 107 SU 09/21/14 02:00am 01:56:45 - (CC) (DVS) ST
10.2 Get Action (1858-1901) Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. A frail, asthmatic young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a vigorous champion, leading men into battle and rising like a rocket to become the youngest president in American history at 42. Franklin, brought up as the pampered only child of adoring parents, follows his older cousin’s career with worshipful fascination and begins to think he might one day follow in his footsteps. (1 of 7) 101 MO 09/22/14 06:03pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Get Action (1858-1901) Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. A frail, asthmatic young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a vigorous champion, leading men into battle and rising like a rocket to become the youngest president in American history at 42. Franklin, brought up as the pampered only child of adoring parents, follows his older cousin’s career with worshipful fascination and begins to think he might one day follow in his footsteps. (1 of 7) 101 MO 09/22/14 10:59pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Get Action (1858-1901) Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. A frail, asthmatic young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a vigorous champion, leading men into battle and rising like a rocket to become the youngest president in American history at 42. Franklin, brought up as the pampered only child of adoring parents, follows his older cousin’s career with worshipful fascination and begins to think he might one day follow in his footsteps. (1 of 7) 101 TU 09/23/14 07:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 Get Action (1858-1901) Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. A frail, asthmatic young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a vigorous champion, leading men into battle and rising like a rocket to become the youngest president in American history at 42. Franklin, brought up as the pampered only child of adoring parents, follows his older cousin’s career with worshipful fascination and begins to think he might one day follow in his footsteps. (1 of 7) 101 TU 09/23/14 12:59pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 In The Arena (1901-1910) Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, but in the seven years that follow, he battles corporate greed and builds the Panama Canal, preserves the American wilderness, and carries the message of American might around the world. FDR courts and weds Eleanor Roosevelt, the shy orphaned daughter of Theodore's alcoholic brother, Elliott. Together, they begin a family. Franklin enters a law firm, but when he is offered a chance to run for the New York state senate, he jumps at the chance. (2 of 7) 102 MO 09/29/14 06:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 In The Arena (1901-1910) Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, but in the seven years that follow, he battles corporate greed and builds the Panama Canal, preserves the American wilderness, and carries the message of American might around the world. FDR courts and weds Eleanor Roosevelt, the shy orphaned daughter of Theodore's alcoholic brother, Elliott. Together, they begin a family. Franklin enters a law firm, but when he is offered a chance to run for the New York state senate, he jumps at the chance. (2 of 7) 102 MO 09/29/14 11:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 In The Arena (1901-1910) Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, but in the seven years that follow, he battles corporate greed and builds the Panama Canal, preserves the American wilderness, and carries the message of American might around the world. FDR courts and weds Eleanor Roosevelt, the shy orphaned daughter of Theodore's alcoholic brother, Elliott. Together, they begin a family. Franklin enters a law firm, but when he is offered a chance to run for the New York state senate, he jumps at the chance. (2 of 7) 102 TU 09/30/14 07:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 In The Arena (1901-1910) Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, but in the seven years that follow, he battles corporate greed and builds the Panama Canal, preserves the American wilderness, and carries the message of American might around the world. FDR courts and weds Eleanor Roosevelt, the shy orphaned daughter of Theodore's alcoholic brother, Elliott. Together, they begin a family. Franklin enters a law firm, but when he is offered a chance to run for the New York state senate, he jumps at the chance. (2 of 7) 102 TU 09/30/14 01:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Fire of Life (1910-1919) Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party, undertakes a deadly expedition into the South American jungle, campaigns for American entry into World War I - and pays a terrible personal price. Franklin masters wartime Washington as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, while Eleanor finds personal salvation in war work. (3 of 7) 103 MO 10/06/14 06:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Fire of Life (1910-1919) Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party, undertakes a deadly expedition into the South American jungle, campaigns for American entry into World War I - and pays a terrible personal price. Franklin masters wartime Washington as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, while Eleanor finds personal salvation in war work. (3 of 7) 103 MO 10/06/14 11:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Fire of Life (1910-1919) Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party, undertakes a deadly expedition into the South American jungle, campaigns for American entry into World War I - and pays a terrible personal price. Franklin masters wartime Washington as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, while Eleanor finds personal salvation in war work. (3 of 7) 103 TU 10/07/14 07:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Fire of Life (1910-1919) Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party, undertakes a deadly expedition into the South American jungle, campaigns for American entry into World War I - and pays a terrible personal price. Franklin masters wartime Washington as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, while Eleanor finds personal salvation in war work. (3 of 7) 103 TU 10/07/14 01:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Storm (1920-1933) Franklin runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer. He spends seven years struggling, while Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own. FDR returns to politics in 1928 and, as governor of New York. The Democrats turn to him as their presidential nominee in 1932. He survives an attempted assassination as president-elect and at his inauguration tells his frightened countrymen the only thing they have to fear is "fear itself". (4 of 7) 104 MO 10/13/14 06:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Storm (1920-1933) Franklin runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer. He spends seven years struggling, while Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own. FDR returns to politics in 1928 and, as governor of New York. The Democrats turn to him as their presidential nominee in 1932. He survives an attempted assassination as president-elect and at his inauguration tells his frightened countrymen the only thing they have to fear is "fear itself". (4 of 7) 104 MO 10/13/14 11:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Storm (1920-1933) Franklin runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer. He spends seven years struggling, while Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own. FDR returns to politics in 1928 and, as governor of New York. The Democrats turn to him as their presidential nominee in 1932. He survives an attempted assassination as president-elect and at his inauguration tells his frightened countrymen the only thing they have to fear is "fear itself". (4 of 7) 104 TU 10/14/14 07:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Storm (1920-1933) Franklin runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer. He spends seven years struggling, while Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own. FDR returns to politics in 1928 and, as governor of New York. The Democrats turn to him as their presidential nominee in 1932. He survives an attempted assassination as president-elect and at his inauguration tells his frightened countrymen the only thing they have to fear is "fear itself". (4 of 7) 104 TU 10/14/14 01:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Rising Road (1933-1939) FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. His sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the relationship between them and their government. Eleanor rejects the traditional role of first lady, becomes her husband's liberal conscience and a sometimes controversial political force in her own right. As the decade ends, FDR faces two grave questions: whether to run for an unprecedented third term and how to deal with the rise of Hitler. (5 of 7) 105 MO 10/20/14 06:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Rising Road (1933-1939) FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. His sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the relationship between them and their government. Eleanor rejects the traditional role of first lady, becomes her husband's liberal conscience and a sometimes controversial political force in her own right. As the decade ends, FDR faces two grave questions: whether to run for an unprecedented third term and how to deal with the rise of Hitler. (5 of 7) 105 MO 10/20/14 11:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Rising Road (1933-1939) FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. His sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the relationship between them and their government. Eleanor rejects the traditional role of first lady, becomes her husband's liberal conscience and a sometimes controversial political force in her own right. As the decade ends, FDR faces two grave questions: whether to run for an unprecedented third term and how to deal with the rise of Hitler. (5 of 7) 105 TU 10/21/14 07:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Rising Road (1933-1939) FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. His sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the relationship between them and their government. Eleanor rejects the traditional role of first lady, becomes her husband's liberal conscience and a sometimes controversial political force in her own right. As the decade ends, FDR faces two grave questions: whether to run for an unprecedented third term and how to deal with the rise of Hitler. (5 of 7) 105 TU 10/21/14 01:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Common Cause (1939-1944) FDR shatters the third-term tradition, struggles to prepare a reluctant country to enter World War II and, after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps set the course toward Allied victory. Meanwhile, Eleanor struggles to keep New Deal reforms alive in wartime and travels the Pacific to comfort wounded servicemen. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure in 1943 and with the war still raging, FDR resolves to conceal his condition and run for a fourth term. (6 of 7) 106 MO 10/27/14 06:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Common Cause (1939-1944) FDR shatters the third-term tradition, struggles to prepare a reluctant country to enter World War II and, after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps set the course toward Allied victory. Meanwhile, Eleanor struggles to keep New Deal reforms alive in wartime and travels the Pacific to comfort wounded servicemen. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure in 1943 and with the war still raging, FDR resolves to conceal his condition and run for a fourth term. (6 of 7) 106 MO 10/27/14 11:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Common Cause (1939-1944) FDR shatters the third-term tradition, struggles to prepare a reluctant country to enter World War II and, after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps set the course toward Allied victory. Meanwhile, Eleanor struggles to keep New Deal reforms alive in wartime and travels the Pacific to comfort wounded servicemen. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure in 1943 and with the war still raging, FDR resolves to conceal his condition and run for a fourth term. (6 of 7) 106 TU 10/28/14 07:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
10.2 The Common Cause (1939-1944) FDR shatters the third-term tradition, struggles to prepare a reluctant country to enter World War II and, after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps set the course toward Allied victory. Meanwhile, Eleanor struggles to keep New Deal reforms alive in wartime and travels the Pacific to comfort wounded servicemen. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure in 1943 and with the war still raging, FDR resolves to conceal his condition and run for a fourth term. (6 of 7) 106 TU 10/28/14 01:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) × ST
36.1 Get Action (1858-1901) Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. A frail, asthmatic young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a vigorous champion, leading men into battle and rising like a rocket to become the youngest president in American history at 42. Franklin, brought up as the pampered only child of adoring parents, follows his older cousin’s career with worshipful fascination and begins to think he might one day follow in his footsteps. (1 of 7) 101 SA 09/20/14 10:30pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 Get Action (1858-1901) Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. A frail, asthmatic young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a vigorous champion, leading men into battle and rising like a rocket to become the youngest president in American history at 42. Franklin, brought up as the pampered only child of adoring parents, follows his older cousin’s career with worshipful fascination and begins to think he might one day follow in his footsteps. (1 of 7) 101 TH 09/25/14 04:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 Get Action (1858-1901) Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. A frail, asthmatic young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a vigorous champion, leading men into battle and rising like a rocket to become the youngest president in American history at 42. Franklin, brought up as the pampered only child of adoring parents, follows his older cousin’s career with worshipful fascination and begins to think he might one day follow in his footsteps. (1 of 7) 101 SA 09/27/14 09:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 In The Arena (1901-1910) Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, but in the seven years that follow, he battles corporate greed and builds the Panama Canal, preserves the American wilderness, and carries the message of American might around the world. FDR courts and weds Eleanor Roosevelt, the shy orphaned daughter of Theodore's alcoholic brother, Elliott. Together, they begin a family. Franklin enters a law firm, but when he is offered a chance to run for the New York state senate, he jumps at the chance. (2 of 7) 102 SA 09/27/14 10:30pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 In The Arena (1901-1910) Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, but in the seven years that follow, he battles corporate greed and builds the Panama Canal, preserves the American wilderness, and carries the message of American might around the world. FDR courts and weds Eleanor Roosevelt, the shy orphaned daughter of Theodore's alcoholic brother, Elliott. Together, they begin a family. Franklin enters a law firm, but when he is offered a chance to run for the New York state senate, he jumps at the chance. (2 of 7) 102 TH 10/02/14 04:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 In The Arena (1901-1910) Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, but in the seven years that follow, he battles corporate greed and builds the Panama Canal, preserves the American wilderness, and carries the message of American might around the world. FDR courts and weds Eleanor Roosevelt, the shy orphaned daughter of Theodore's alcoholic brother, Elliott. Together, they begin a family. Franklin enters a law firm, but when he is offered a chance to run for the New York state senate, he jumps at the chance. (2 of 7) 102 SA 10/04/14 09:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 The Fire of Life (1910-1919) Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party, undertakes a deadly expedition into the South American jungle, campaigns for American entry into World War I - and pays a terrible personal price. Franklin masters wartime Washington as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, while Eleanor finds personal salvation in war work. (3 of 7) 103 SA 10/04/14 10:32pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 The Fire of Life (1910-1919) Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party, undertakes a deadly expedition into the South American jungle, campaigns for American entry into World War I - and pays a terrible personal price. Franklin masters wartime Washington as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, while Eleanor finds personal salvation in war work. (3 of 7) 103 TH 10/09/14 04:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 The Fire of Life (1910-1919) Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party, undertakes a deadly expedition into the South American jungle, campaigns for American entry into World War I - and pays a terrible personal price. Franklin masters wartime Washington as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, while Eleanor finds personal salvation in war work. (3 of 7) 103 SA 10/11/14 09:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 The Storm (1920-1933) Franklin runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer. He spends seven years struggling, while Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own. FDR returns to politics in 1928 and, as governor of New York. The Democrats turn to him as their presidential nominee in 1932. He survives an attempted assassination as president-elect and at his inauguration tells his frightened countrymen the only thing they have to fear is "fear itself". (4 of 7) 104 SA 10/11/14 10:30pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 The Storm (1920-1933) Franklin runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer. He spends seven years struggling, while Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own. FDR returns to politics in 1928 and, as governor of New York. The Democrats turn to him as their presidential nominee in 1932. He survives an attempted assassination as president-elect and at his inauguration tells his frightened countrymen the only thing they have to fear is "fear itself". (4 of 7) 104 TH 10/16/14 04:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 The Storm (1920-1933) Franklin runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer. He spends seven years struggling, while Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own. FDR returns to politics in 1928 and, as governor of New York. The Democrats turn to him as their presidential nominee in 1932. He survives an attempted assassination as president-elect and at his inauguration tells his frightened countrymen the only thing they have to fear is "fear itself". (4 of 7) 104 SA 10/18/14 09:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 The Rising Road (1933-1939) FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. His sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the relationship between them and their government. Eleanor rejects the traditional role of first lady, becomes her husband's liberal conscience and a sometimes controversial political force in her own right. As the decade ends, FDR faces two grave questions: whether to run for an unprecedented third term and how to deal with the rise of Hitler. (5 of 7) 105 SA 10/18/14 10:30pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 The Rising Road (1933-1939) FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. His sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the relationship between them and their government. Eleanor rejects the traditional role of first lady, becomes her husband's liberal conscience and a sometimes controversial political force in her own right. As the decade ends, FDR faces two grave questions: whether to run for an unprecedented third term and how to deal with the rise of Hitler. (5 of 7) 105 TH 10/23/14 04:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 The Rising Road (1933-1939) FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. His sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the relationship between them and their government. Eleanor rejects the traditional role of first lady, becomes her husband's liberal conscience and a sometimes controversial political force in her own right. As the decade ends, FDR faces two grave questions: whether to run for an unprecedented third term and how to deal with the rise of Hitler. (5 of 7) 105 SA 10/25/14 09:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 The Common Cause (1939-1944) FDR shatters the third-term tradition, struggles to prepare a reluctant country to enter World War II and, after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps set the course toward Allied victory. Meanwhile, Eleanor struggles to keep New Deal reforms alive in wartime and travels the Pacific to comfort wounded servicemen. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure in 1943 and with the war still raging, FDR resolves to conceal his condition and run for a fourth term. (6 of 7) 106 SA 10/25/14 10:30pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.1 The Common Cause (1939-1944) FDR shatters the third-term tradition, struggles to prepare a reluctant country to enter World War II and, after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps set the course toward Allied victory. Meanwhile, Eleanor struggles to keep New Deal reforms alive in wartime and travels the Pacific to comfort wounded servicemen. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure in 1943 and with the war still raging, FDR resolves to conceal his condition and run for a fourth term. (6 of 7) 106 TH 10/30/14 04:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.2 Get Action (1858-1901) Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. A frail, asthmatic young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a vigorous champion, leading men into battle and rising like a rocket to become the youngest president in American history at 42. Franklin, brought up as the pampered only child of adoring parents, follows his older cousin’s career with worshipful fascination and begins to think he might one day follow in his footsteps. (1 of 7) 101 SU 09/14/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
36.2 Get Action (1858-1901) Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. A frail, asthmatic young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a vigorous champion, leading men into battle and rising like a rocket to become the youngest president in American history at 42. Franklin, brought up as the pampered only child of adoring parents, follows his older cousin’s career with worshipful fascination and begins to think he might one day follow in his footsteps. (1 of 7) 101 SU 09/14/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
36.2 Get Action (1858-1901) Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. A frail, asthmatic young Theodore Roosevelt transforms himself into a vigorous champion, leading men into battle and rising like a rocket to become the youngest president in American history at 42. Franklin, brought up as the pampered only child of adoring parents, follows his older cousin’s career with worshipful fascination and begins to think he might one day follow in his footsteps. (1 of 7) 101 MO 09/15/14 02:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.2 In The Arena (1901-1910) Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, but in the seven years that follow, he battles corporate greed and builds the Panama Canal, preserves the American wilderness, and carries the message of American might around the world. FDR courts and weds Eleanor Roosevelt, the shy orphaned daughter of Theodore's alcoholic brother, Elliott. Together, they begin a family. Franklin enters a law firm, but when he is offered a chance to run for the New York state senate, he jumps at the chance. (2 of 7) 102 MO 09/15/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
36.2 In The Arena (1901-1910) Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, but in the seven years that follow, he battles corporate greed and builds the Panama Canal, preserves the American wilderness, and carries the message of American might around the world. FDR courts and weds Eleanor Roosevelt, the shy orphaned daughter of Theodore's alcoholic brother, Elliott. Together, they begin a family. Franklin enters a law firm, but when he is offered a chance to run for the New York state senate, he jumps at the chance. (2 of 7) 102 MO 09/15/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
36.2 In The Arena (1901-1910) Murder brings Theodore Roosevelt to the presidency, but in the seven years that follow, he battles corporate greed and builds the Panama Canal, preserves the American wilderness, and carries the message of American might around the world. FDR courts and weds Eleanor Roosevelt, the shy orphaned daughter of Theodore's alcoholic brother, Elliott. Together, they begin a family. Franklin enters a law firm, but when he is offered a chance to run for the New York state senate, he jumps at the chance. (2 of 7) 102 TU 09/16/14 02:00am 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
36.2 The Fire of Life (1910-1919) Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party, undertakes a deadly expedition into the South American jungle, campaigns for American entry into World War I - and pays a terrible personal price. Franklin masters wartime Washington as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, while Eleanor finds personal salvation in war work. (3 of 7) 103 TU 09/16/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.2 The Fire of Life (1910-1919) Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party, undertakes a deadly expedition into the South American jungle, campaigns for American entry into World War I - and pays a terrible personal price. Franklin masters wartime Washington as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, while Eleanor finds personal salvation in war work. (3 of 7) 103 TU 09/16/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.2 The Fire of Life (1910-1919) Theodore Roosevelt leads a Progressive crusade that splits his own party, undertakes a deadly expedition into the South American jungle, campaigns for American entry into World War I - and pays a terrible personal price. Franklin masters wartime Washington as Assistant Secretary of the Navy, while Eleanor finds personal salvation in war work. (3 of 7) 103 WE 09/17/14 02:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.2 The Storm (1920-1933) Franklin runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer. He spends seven years struggling, while Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own. FDR returns to politics in 1928 and, as governor of New York. The Democrats turn to him as their presidential nominee in 1932. He survives an attempted assassination as president-elect and at his inauguration tells his frightened countrymen the only thing they have to fear is "fear itself". (4 of 7) 104 WE 09/17/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.2 The Storm (1920-1933) Franklin runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer. He spends seven years struggling, while Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own. FDR returns to politics in 1928 and, as governor of New York. The Democrats turn to him as their presidential nominee in 1932. He survives an attempted assassination as president-elect and at his inauguration tells his frightened countrymen the only thing they have to fear is "fear itself". (4 of 7) 104 WE 09/17/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.2 The Storm (1920-1933) Franklin runs for vice president in 1920 and seems assured of a still brighter future until polio devastates him the following summer. He spends seven years struggling, while Eleanor builds a personal and political life of her own. FDR returns to politics in 1928 and, as governor of New York. The Democrats turn to him as their presidential nominee in 1932. He survives an attempted assassination as president-elect and at his inauguration tells his frightened countrymen the only thing they have to fear is "fear itself". (4 of 7) 104 TH 09/18/14 02:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.2 The Rising Road (1933-1939) FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. His sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the relationship between them and their government. Eleanor rejects the traditional role of first lady, becomes her husband's liberal conscience and a sometimes controversial political force in her own right. As the decade ends, FDR faces two grave questions: whether to run for an unprecedented third term and how to deal with the rise of Hitler. (5 of 7) 105 TH 09/18/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.2 The Rising Road (1933-1939) FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. His sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the relationship between them and their government. Eleanor rejects the traditional role of first lady, becomes her husband's liberal conscience and a sometimes controversial political force in her own right. As the decade ends, FDR faces two grave questions: whether to run for an unprecedented third term and how to deal with the rise of Hitler. (5 of 7) 105 TH 09/18/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.2 The Rising Road (1933-1939) FDR brings the same optimism and energy to the White House that his cousin Theodore displayed. His sweeping New Deal restores the people's self-confidence and transforms the relationship between them and their government. Eleanor rejects the traditional role of first lady, becomes her husband's liberal conscience and a sometimes controversial political force in her own right. As the decade ends, FDR faces two grave questions: whether to run for an unprecedented third term and how to deal with the rise of Hitler. (5 of 7) 105 FR 09/19/14 02:00am 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.2 The Common Cause (1939-1944) FDR shatters the third-term tradition, struggles to prepare a reluctant country to enter World War II and, after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps set the course toward Allied victory. Meanwhile, Eleanor struggles to keep New Deal reforms alive in wartime and travels the Pacific to comfort wounded servicemen. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure in 1943 and with the war still raging, FDR resolves to conceal his condition and run for a fourth term. (6 of 7) 106 FR 09/19/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
36.2 The Common Cause (1939-1944) FDR shatters the third-term tradition, struggles to prepare a reluctant country to enter World War II and, after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps set the course toward Allied victory. Meanwhile, Eleanor struggles to keep New Deal reforms alive in wartime and travels the Pacific to comfort wounded servicemen. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure in 1943 and with the war still raging, FDR resolves to conceal his condition and run for a fourth term. (6 of 7) 106 FR 09/19/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
36.2 The Common Cause (1939-1944) FDR shatters the third-term tradition, struggles to prepare a reluctant country to enter World War II and, after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, helps set the course toward Allied victory. Meanwhile, Eleanor struggles to keep New Deal reforms alive in wartime and travels the Pacific to comfort wounded servicemen. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure in 1943 and with the war still raging, FDR resolves to conceal his condition and run for a fourth term. (6 of 7) 106 SA 09/20/14 02:00am 01:56:46 - × (DVS) ST
36.2 A Strong and Active Faith (1944-1962) 107 SA 09/20/14 07:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.2 A Strong and Active Faith (1944-1962) 107 SA 09/20/14 09:00pm 01:56:46 - (CC) (DVS) ST
36.2 A Strong and Active Faith (1944-1962) 107 SU 09/21/14 02:00am 01:56:45 - (CC) (DVS) ST