Actors, antique radios, and the greatest prank of all times. Go behind the scenes with the producers of War of the Worlds on filming the letters sent to Orson Welles and CBS Radio after the 1938 broadcast.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
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.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.