GM backs PBS' American Stories

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General Motors Corp. is underwriting PBS' Ken Burns'American
prime time series, running into late November.

The fall series' first segment, on the Civil War, aired Sunday at 9 p.m. EST.
It will be followed by others Monday nights at 9 p.m.

The show focusing on the Statue of Liberty is slated for next Monday (Sept.
30), with a two-parter on Frank Lloyd Wright Oct. 7 and 14; the Brooklyn Bridge
Oct. 21; Thomas Jefferson Oct. 28 and Nov. 4; and Mark Twain Nov. 18 and