Schedule banner

Idaho Experience

IDAHO EXPERIENCE brings to life the stories of the extraordinary people and defining events that have shaped Idaho's past and present.

Visit the Idaho Experience website

Episode Description
Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 - 5:00 PM
"We Sagebrush Folks: Annie Pike Greenwood's Idaho"
Using newly found primary sources never seen by the public, producer Marcia Franklin brings to life the Idaho writer Annie Pike Greenwood, who was heralded during her time but ended up in relative obscurity. Greenwood penned "We Sagebrush Folks," a chronicle of her struggles as a farmer's wife and teacher in Hazelton, Idaho, in the early 1900s. In contrast to myth-making descriptions of pioneer life, the memoir shines a light on the hard reality of farming in the newly irrigated "Eden" of southern Idaho, describing concerns rarely discussed until recent decades, including depression and abuse. It also contains beautiful passages about Idaho. The documentary also takes viewers inside the aging and mysterious Greenwood School, named after the writer. G

More Idaho Experience on PLUS (MT)
Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 - 5:00 PM "We Sagebrush Folks: Annie Pike Greenwood's Idaho" (PLUS)

Monday, Dec 17, 2018 - 7:30 PM "Titans" (PLUS)

Monday, Dec 17, 2018 - 11:30 PM "Titans" (PLUS)

Monday, Dec 24, 2018 - 7:30 PM "Taking The Reins" (PLUS)

Monday, Dec 24, 2018 - 11:30 PM "Taking The Reins" (PLUS)

Monday, Dec 31, 2018 - 7:30 PM "Forgotten Neighbors: Idaho's Chinese Immigrants" (PLUS)

Monday, Dec 31, 2018 - 11:30 PM "Forgotten Neighbors: Idaho's Chinese Immigrants" (PLUS)

Sunday, Mar 10, 2019 - 8:30 AM "Titans" (PLUS)

Sunday, Mar 17, 2019 - 8:30 AM "Taking The Reins" (PLUS)

Monday, Apr 29, 2019 - 7:30 PM "Idaho's Mail-Order Messiah" (PLUS)

Idaho PTV Homepage Idaho PTV Homepage