In April 1861, the American Civil War began, reuniting abolitionists who had grown apart in recent years.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
This acclaimed 14-hour series covers all of the major events of the civil rights movement from 1954-1985, tracing African Americans' struggle for equality and justice.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
In 1969, homosexuality was illegal in almost every state... but that was about to change. The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.