In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
The life of the president who saw himself as the heroic defender of the "shining city on a hill." Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
Two days in 1967 revealed a nation divided over a war that continues to haunt us.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
During the 1960s the Ku Klux Klan would rise again in the most progressive southern state.