A behind the scenes look at American Experience's biography "Jesse Owens" with series executive producer, Mark Samels, and filmmaker, Laurens Grant.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Two days in 1967 revealed a nation divided over a war that continues to haunt us.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.