"He came back to tell his parents that he was going to college. They lived down a long lane. When he turned in the driveway, the memories set in; that coming home was so strong, so powerful that he gave up college from the end of the drive to the barn. He went in and asked his dad, "May I come home?""
The Amish: Shunned premiers on American Experience/PBS February 4, 2014.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.