The Great Experiment

“No city in America has preserved its history like Philadelphia. No city has more to tell America aout history than Philadelphia.” David McCullough, Author and Historian


Philadelphia: The Great Experiment is a multi-format historical documentary television film and Internet project that presents the story of Philadelphia, the single most compelling stage for the unfurling and testing of American ideals. To view all videos, please visit www.historyofphilly.com.


Episode One: The Floodgates Open (1865 – 1876)

Find more of Episode One on youtube.

Episode Two: Fever (1793)

Find more of Episode Two on youtube.

Baseball: The Philadelphia Game


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