In April 1861, the American Civil War began, reuniting abolitionists who had grown apart in recent years.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
The boy behind the myth, who in just a few short years transformed himself from a skinny orphan to the most feared man in the West and an enduring icon. Part of The Wild West collection.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.