What do the 1930s mean to you? We invite you to tell us your own stories — whether you lived through the tumultuous decade or learned about it from a relative, a book or a movie. Comment on the decade as a whole, or on any of our 1930s film subjects:
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.