American Masters

S26 E6 | FULL EPISODE

The Day Carl Sandburg Died

Carl Sandburg's life was like a tall tale. Yes, Sandburg was only a man. But, his words were Paul Bunyan; his words were John Henry: impossibly real. For much of the 20th century, Sandburg was synonymous with the American experience, a spokesman and writer on behalf of the people.

AIRED: September 23, 2012 | 1:25:39
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