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:
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.