Thomas Edison was Henry Ford's hero. In 1896, shortly after building his quadricycle, Henry Ford had the chance to meet the famous inventor at a convention in New York. Edison, who was convinced the future lay in electric powered cars, encouraged Ford to "keep at it." In 1907, Ford was on the brink of releasing the Model T. The inventors forged a friendship that lasted their whole lives.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.