A behind the scenes look at American Experience film "Custer's Last Stand," premiering January 17, 2012 at 8 pm ET.
A saga of ambition, wealth, family loyalty and personal tragedy.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.
President Theodore Roosevelt was caught in the middle of the first major battle for wilderness preservation in Yosemite National Park.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
Accounting for America's most famous inventor and his role in America's future.
The epic battle waged over dinosaur fossils by rival paleontologists in the American West.