In the 1920s, many Americans were listening to Jazz and learning the Charleston. Henry Ford preferred the country dances he learned as a boy - quadrilles, gavottes, the schottische, the polka and the chorus jig were his favorites. Later in life he hosted dance lessons in Dearborn twice a week to teach what he believed was the correct, old way of dancing.
The country's oldest beauty contest has become a battleground and a barometer for the position of women in society.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.