A peek at the first chapter of The Abolitionists, Part 2, premiering January 15, 2013, 9pm on PBS.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
Accounting for America's most famous inventor and his role in America's future.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The boy behind the myth, who in just a few short years transformed himself from a skinny orphan to the most feared man in the West and an enduring icon. Part of The Wild West collection.
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.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
During the 1960s the Ku Klux Klan would rise again in the most progressive southern state.
Men and women, black and white, risked their lives to carve an elaborate network of escape routes out of slavery.