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.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.