The biography of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century, this documentary of Henry Ford offers an incisive look at the birth of the American auto industry with its long history of struggles between labor and management.
Premiering January 29, 2012 at 9pm ET on PBS.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
Forever enshrined in myth by an assassin's bullet, Kennedy's presidency long defied objective appraisal. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.