In 1859 John Brown seized a federal armory at Harper's Ferry, Virginia, but failed to incite a revolution. Authorities found a link between Brown and Frederick Douglass.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
Forever enshrined in myth by an assassin's bullet, Kennedy's presidency long defied objective appraisal. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
The international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.
In 1936 Angie Debo uncovered the U.S. government's theft of Native Americans' oil rich lands in Indian Territories of Oklahoma.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.