American Experience

Hoops and Laughter: The Harlem Globetrotters

Clip: Season 30 | 3m 33s

Nearly two decades before the NBA, a team of African American basketball players from Chicago began touring the Midwest as the Harlem Globetrotters.

Aired: 06/07/18

Rating: TV-PG

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Women in American History

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Women in American History

Women lead advancements in science, technology, politics, sports and activism—often fighting against inequity and opposition at every turn. In this collection, explore films, interviews, articles, image galleries and more for an in-depth look at notable female figures in American history.

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