The first black woman to earn a masters degree in library science from the University of Mississippi, Anita Walton Moore went on to become the head librarian at Rust College, the oldest Historically Black College in Mississippi. There, she has worked to preserve books and documents from 1964's Freedom Summer. "Freedom Summer" premieres June 24, 2014 on PBS.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
The Freedom Summer of 1964 saw whites and blacks coming together in a nonviolent army to bring national attention to the struggle for racial equality.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family