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.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
Accused by a janitor, a respected Harvard professor was hanged for the murder of Dr. George Parkman, one of Boston's richest citizens, in 1849.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.