At six years old, Frederick Douglass had just begun his life as a slave when he witnessed his aunt get beaten brutally by her master. "It was the bloodstained gate, the entrance to the hell of slavery," he would later write.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.