Behind the Scenes Interviews
Before World War II, young Chinese Americans defied cultural tradition in San Francisco's Chinatown, previously closed to outsiders.
Football coach Knute Rockne of Notre Dame was a pivotal figure in the sudden rise of sports to a position of power in American culture.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.