Connect to history

As part of our commitment to supporting the arts,
we've partnered with acclaimed historical filmmaker Ken Burns.

Bank of America is proud to sponsor the work of Ken Burns and Florentine Films. We share Ken Burns's vision to make U.S. history into a riveting narrative, not just homework, and create a lasting impact with the general public and in classrooms around the country. Photo: University of Texas - Arlington

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

Bank of America is proud to sponsor Ken Burns’ new 7-part documentary, The Roosevelts: An Intimate History. Follow the lives of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, as they build a dynasty that shaped American history. Learn more now, and tune in starting September 14 on PBS.

Watch the trailer for Ken Burns' new epic The Roosevelts: An Intimate History Roosevelts Trailer
View our latest virtual exhibition, A Job to Do: Artists of the New Deal Era Train graphic
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See how the Roosevelts improved the lives of service members and veterans Roosevelts
VIDEO: What does it take to make a Ken Burns film? Find out Roosevelts collage
Share your connection to the Roosevelts legacy. Explore the map Summerville, MA map
VIDEO: Learn about Eleanor Roosevelt, one of the most remarkable women in American history Eleanor Roosevelt
Ken Burns on The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, and Eleanor's life and legacy. Roosevelts
VIDEO: Watch the trailer for Ken Burns' spring 2014 documentary, The Address Abraham Lincoln headshot