Brownie Wise emceed a men's fashion show during the 1957 Jubilee -- and grants a Chicago woman's wish.
In 1954, Brownie Wise inaugurated the Tupperware Homecoming Jubilee. Hundreds of Tupperware dealers from across the country came to the company's Kissimmee, Florida, headquarters for classes and motivational events. Wise gave each year's gathering a theme, with high spectacle and outrageous competitions.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
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.