National Parks: America's Best Idea

In 1872, Congress acts to protect land that will become America's first national park, Yellowstone.

Episodes

The Scripture Of Nature (1851-1890)
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Sunday, June 30, 2013 from 10:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, July 6, 2013 from 1:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, July 6, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
The Last Refuge (1890-1915)
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Sunday, July 7, 2013 from 10:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, July 13, 2013 from 1:00 a.m. - 3:30 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, July 13, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. on OPB PLUS
The Empire Of Grandeur (1915-1919)
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Sunday, July 14, 2013 from 10:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, July 20, 2013 from 1:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, July 20, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. on OPB PLUS
Going Home (1920-1933)
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Sunday, July 21, 2013 from 10:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, July 27, 2013 from 1:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, July 27, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. on OPB PLUS
Great Nature (1933-1945)
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Sunday, July 28, 2013 from 10:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, August 3, 2013 from 1:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, August 3, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, August 2, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
The Morning Of Creation (1946-1980)
    Past Broadcasts:
  • Sunday, August 4, 2013 from 10:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, August 10, 2013 from 1:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, August 10, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
  • Saturday, August 2, 2014 from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. on OPB PLUS
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