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The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
in 1931, Grace Hubbard Fortescue received a one-hour sentence for murdering a local Hawaiian accused of raping her daughter.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.