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.
The life of the president who saw himself as the heroic defender of the "shining city on a hill." Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
The trial of nine falsely accused African American teens in Alabama would draw North and South into their sharpest conflict since the Civil War.