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Abraham and Mary Lincoln, A House Divided: America Experience Previous Broadcasts

Blind with Weeping (Episode #106H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Apr 11, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

This episode tells the story of the last 16 months of the Civil War - from Gettysburg to the surrender at Appomattox to Abraham Lincoln's assassination.

The Frightful War (Episode #105H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Apr 11, 2014 -- 3:00 AM

As 1863 begins, the Civil War consumes the nation and criticism of Abraham Lincoln increases, while Mary Lincoln plunges into debt.

The Dearest of All Things (Episode #104H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Apr 11, 2014 -- 2:00 AM

While Mary Lincoln struggles with her grief, Abraham Lincoln becomes consumed with the nation's tragedy and issues a defining statement of his presidency: the Emancipation Proclamation.

Blind with Weeping (Episode #106H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Apr 10, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

This episode tells the story of the last 16 months of the Civil War - from Gettysburg to the surrender at Appomattox to Abraham Lincoln's assassination.

The Frightful War (Episode #105H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Apr 10, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

As 1863 begins, the Civil War consumes the nation and criticism of Abraham Lincoln increases, while Mary Lincoln plunges into debt.

The Dearest of All Things (Episode #104H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Apr 10, 2014 -- 8:00 PM

While Mary Lincoln struggles with her grief, Abraham Lincoln becomes consumed with the nation's tragedy and issues a defining statement of his presidency: the Emancipation Proclamation.

Shattered (Episode #103H)

KQED Life: Thu, Apr 10, 2014 -- 3:00 AM

The Lincolns arrive in Washington with Abraham's ability to lead in question and Mary's sympathies suspected, and then tragedy strikes with the death of their son, Willie.

We Are Elected (Episode #102H)

KQED Life: Thu, Apr 10, 2014 -- 2:00 AM

The Lincoln marriage is both tempestuous and passionate: she has a temper; he suffers bouts of depression. But they share a powerful political ambition that sends Abraham to the House of Representatives and later, with the country splitting apart over slavery, sees him run for president. On election night, when the results finally come in, Abraham goes home and tells his wife, "Mary, Mary, we are elected! "

Ambition (Episode #101H)

KQED Life: Thu, Apr 10, 2014 -- 1:00 AM

This episode tells the story of the Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln's childhoods - his in a remote backwoods log cabin, hers in a wealthy Kentucky home - and describes their courtship. Mary sets her heart on the raw, socially awkward Lincoln, saying later: "He'll be President of the United States one day. If I had not thought so I never would have married him."

Shattered (Episode #103H)

KQED Life: Wed, Apr 9, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

The Lincolns arrive in Washington with Abraham's ability to lead in question and Mary's sympathies suspected, and then tragedy strikes with the death of their son, Willie.

We Are Elected (Episode #102H)

KQED Life: Wed, Apr 9, 2014 -- 8:00 PM

The Lincoln marriage is both tempestuous and passionate: she has a temper; he suffers bouts of depression. But they share a powerful political ambition that sends Abraham to the House of Representatives and later, with the country splitting apart over slavery, sees him run for president. On election night, when the results finally come in, Abraham goes home and tells his wife, "Mary, Mary, we are elected! "

Ambition (Episode #101H)

KQED Life: Wed, Apr 9, 2014 -- 7:00 PM

This episode tells the story of the Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln's childhoods - his in a remote backwoods log cabin, hers in a wealthy Kentucky home - and describes their courtship. Mary sets her heart on the raw, socially awkward Lincoln, saying later: "He'll be President of the United States one day. If I had not thought so I never would have married him."

Shattered (Episode #103H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Apr 4, 2014 -- 4:00 AM

The Lincolns arrive in Washington with Abraham's ability to lead in question and Mary's sympathies suspected, and then tragedy strikes with the death of their son, Willie.

We Are Elected (Episode #102H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Apr 4, 2014 -- 3:00 AM

The Lincoln marriage is both tempestuous and passionate: she has a temper; he suffers bouts of depression. But they share a powerful political ambition that sends Abraham to the House of Representatives and later, with the country splitting apart over slavery, sees him run for president. On election night, when the results finally come in, Abraham goes home and tells his wife, "Mary, Mary, we are elected! "

Ambition (Episode #101H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Apr 4, 2014 -- 2:00 AM

This episode tells the story of the Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln's childhoods - his in a remote backwoods log cabin, hers in a wealthy Kentucky home - and describes their courtship. Mary sets her heart on the raw, socially awkward Lincoln, saying later: "He'll be President of the United States one day. If I had not thought so I never would have married him."

Shattered (Episode #103H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Apr 3, 2014 -- 10:00 PM

The Lincolns arrive in Washington with Abraham's ability to lead in question and Mary's sympathies suspected, and then tragedy strikes with the death of their son, Willie.

We Are Elected (Episode #102H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Apr 3, 2014 -- 9:00 PM

The Lincoln marriage is both tempestuous and passionate: she has a temper; he suffers bouts of depression. But they share a powerful political ambition that sends Abraham to the House of Representatives and later, with the country splitting apart over slavery, sees him run for president. On election night, when the results finally come in, Abraham goes home and tells his wife, "Mary, Mary, we are elected! "

Ambition (Episode #101H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Apr 3, 2014 -- 8:00 PM

This episode tells the story of the Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln's childhoods - his in a remote backwoods log cabin, hers in a wealthy Kentucky home - and describes their courtship. Mary sets her heart on the raw, socially awkward Lincoln, saying later: "He'll be President of the United States one day. If I had not thought so I never would have married him."

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