JFK: AMEx

Part One

Series Website »
Episode Guide »
Follow JFK's rise to power from his birth to his election as president in 1960 - the youngest man ever to be elected to the office. With illuminating interviews from family members including sister Jean Kennedy Smith, niece Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, historian Robert Dallek and author Robert Caro, this episode offers new insight into Kennedy's early years, from his transformation from a sickly youth to Washington's most eligible bachelor to the nation's president.
 

More Full Episodes


Watch the Community Discussion

Part of Vermont Public Television's Community Cinema film showing and discussion series. Films discussed are aired on PBS' The American Experience. This discussion centers around Part 2 of a 2-part documentary about the Kennedy's life leading up to the presidency. A three-member panel discusses the documentary. They are:

Sen. Bill Doyle, Washington County Senator and Professor of History at Johnson State College; Jack McCullough, Staff Attorney with Vermont Legal Aid, and Washington County Chair of the Vermont Democratic Party; Nat Frothingham, Editor of the Montpelier Bridge newspaper.


Comments

Share your thoughts, questions, and comments on "JFK: AMEx" here.
 

Vermont PBS educates, informs, entertains and inspires Vermonters to be lifelong learners and engaged in their community.




CEO Holly Groschner is "Talkin' Vermont"

Holly is on a mission to get to know more Vermonters, what inspires them, what makes them tick, and to learn how Vermont PBS can better serve. Watch the video...

Our Productions

Original series, specials, documentaries and web shows produced by Vermont PBS

Lifelong Learning

Learn about our new PLUS channel


A second HD broadcast service offering alternative programming and more content from local and regional producers.

 

Vermont PBS Weekly

Our weekly email newsletter highlighting upcoming shows and important station news. Sign Up Today!

Vermont PBS

204 Ethan Allen Avenue
Colchester, VT 05446
(802) 655-4800
© 2015 Vermont PBS
All Rights Reserved

Facebook Twitter YouTube LinkedIn Pinterest