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Air Date: Tue, Sep 24, 2019 10:30 PM
Three short docs ruminate on America’s past: Balloonfest – A world record attempt ends with unexpected outcomes A Night at the Garden – An (un)historic gathering of 22,000 people proceeds Graven Image – Georgia’s deep ties to the Confederacy loom   Preview: Balloonfest   The city of Cleveland was abuzz on September 27, 1986.
Air Date: Wed, Oct 22, 2014 9:00 PM
The first stage in the adventure of human flight began with daring inventors and aeronauts in 18th-century Paris, where a handful of brilliant and colorful pioneers developed all the essential features of today’s hot air and gas balloons. Their exploits fascinated Benjamin Franklin, who was serving in Paris as the American ambassador.