Home videos of Rockefeller family members at the family estate -- playing in the yard, learning to drive, swimming, and John D., Sr. arriving home.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
Between 1890 and 1920, 12 million people emigrated from Europe arriving in New York Harbor and Ellis Island.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.