The enormous engineering feat and one of the greatest architectural achievements of its time, Pennsylvania Station was torn down after just 53 years. Premieres on PBS American Experience February 18, 2014.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
The inspiring story of the modern environmental movement.
The first around-the-world air race was sponsored to prove that the airplane had a commercial future.
The worst epidemic in American history killed over 600,000 Americans during World War I.