During the Great Depression in the 1930s, Americans worried when their radio programs were interrupted by special news bulletins.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
The shocking story of Richard Leopold and Nathan Loeb, two wealthy college students who murdered a 14-year-old boy in 1924.