Watch the first chapter of Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid, premiering on PBS February 11, 2014.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
The contradictory history of a dam that became a statement of American power and prestige.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
Three years before the Gold Rush, 87 pioneers took a shortcut westward to California, only to get caught in the snows of the Sierra Nevada.
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.