After reading reports of pro-slavery violence, Angelina Grimke decided she could remain silent no longer. She published a letter in "The Liberator" and wrote "An Appeal to the Women of the South," urging them to work for the downfall of slavery.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
Football coach Knute Rockne of Notre Dame was a pivotal figure in the sudden rise of sports to a position of power in American culture.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.