"And then looking up and seeing Ben Chaney. James Chaney's little brother. I lost it. I totally just lost it." "Freedom Summer" premieres June 24, 2014 on PBS.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
From Joseph Smith's discovery of gold tablets to persecution, migration, and settlement in Utah, the film explores the history of the most American of religions.
In September 1959, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev made an unprecedented visit to America, creating a media circus as he traveled from coast to coast.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.