The makers of The Abolitionists describe making a film about a "transformative moment in American history that stemmed from the actions of ordinary individuals."
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
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.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.
The international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.