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The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
From Joseph Smith's discovery of gold tablets to persecution, migration, and settlement in Utah, the film explores the history of the most American of religions.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.