Paul's parents became Amish when he was a boy. He was shunned as an adult. "We had no idea what it meant to be Amish. We thought a clothes change and probably a little more, but we had no idea how much more."
The Amish: Shunned premieres on PBS American Experience February 4, 2014.
The American effort to relieve starvation in Soviet Russia in 1921 during the worst natural disaster in Europe in 500 years.
Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.