Follow seven people who have chosen to leave their closed and tightly-knit communities for the outside world, knowing they can never return
The coal miners' battle for dignity led to the largest armed insurrection since the American Civil War.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
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.