This 1940s footage from Lancaster County shows Pennsylvania Dutch candy makers rolling and molding hard candy. Not all Pennsylvania Dutch are Amish, and the flowery and colorful clothing of these candy makers confirm their non-Amish status.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
In 1978 over 900 people led by Rev. Jim Jones died in the largest mass murder-suicide in history, at Jonestown, Guyana.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.