Neil Maher tackles issues related to the CCC and the Great Depression.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
A six-hour series on how the West was lost and won, from the Gold Rush in 1848 until Wounded Knee in 1893.
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.
The inspiring story of the modern environmental movement.
During the Great Depression, Americans built the Hoover Dam, one of the greatest engineering works in history.
In 1927, the Mississippi River flooded from New Orleans to Illinois, leaving a million people homeless and leading to a major black migration to the North.
President Theodore Roosevelt was caught in the middle of the first major battle for wilderness preservation in Yosemite National Park.