Extras

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    American Experience

    The Heroes of the Big Burn

    Firefighters are regaled as heroes for the first time in America. Premieres Feb. 3 on PBS.

    The Heroes of the Big Burn

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    American Experience

    Fire as the Enemy

    Fire was essential to the survival of the new US Forest Service. Premieres Feb. 3 on PBS.

    Fire as the Enemy

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    American Experience

    "Hire Everybody You Can Find"

    In 1910 the U.S. Forest Service was desperately understaffed. Premieres Feb. 3 on PBS.

    "Hire Everybody You Can Find"

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    American Experience

    The Big Burn, Chapter 1

    In 1910 the largest fire in U.S. history burned over three million acres.

    The Big Burn, Chapter 1

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    American Experience

    The Big Burn Preview

    In 1910 the largest fire in U.S. history burned over 3 million acres. Premiering Feb 3.

    The Big Burn Preview

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    American Experience

    America's Timber

    In the early 1900s, timber was an essential US product. Premieres Feb. 3 on PBS

    America's Timber

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    American Experience

    Gifford Pinchot's Vision

    Roosevelt and Pinchot make a plan to save America's wilderness. Premieres Feb. 3 on PBS.

    Gifford Pinchot's Vision