From the Gateway Arch, Rockefeller Center, the Sears Tower, and the Empire State Buiding to the carvings on Mount Rushmore, the Golden Gate Bridge, the Space Needle and Grand Central Terminal, the U.S. has dozens of impressive, important, and iconic structures. Which ones have you been to? Which has had the biggest impact on its local community and on the country? Which one is your favorite?
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
The first around-the-world air race was sponsored to prove that the airplane had a commercial future.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
The country's oldest beauty contest has become a battleground and a barometer for the position of women in society.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.