You're the General
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
In September 1970, militants from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine hijacked five commercial airplanes.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
The country's oldest beauty contest has become a battleground and a barometer for the position of women in society.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.