Mark Lee Gardner performs a ballad about Billy the Kid during his interview for the film.
A six-hour series on how the West was lost and won, from the Gold Rush in 1848 until Wounded Knee in 1893.
It was the largest fire in American history: by the time it was all over, more than three million acres had burned and at least 78 firefighters were dead.
The epic battle waged over dinosaur fossils by rival paleontologists in the American West.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.