A peek at the first chapter of The Abolitionists, Part 1, premiering January 8, 2013, 9pm on PBS.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
President Woodrow Wilson lead America during World War I, created the Federal Reserve, and helped create the League of Nations. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.