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.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
From Joseph Smith's discovery of gold tablets to persecution, migration, and settlement in Utah, the film explores the history of the most American of religions.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
The history of New York City and the people and forces that have shaped it over the past 400 years is told in a seven-part 14.5-hour series.