Since 1921, dozens of movies, television programs, books, plays, and comic books have featured a character based on Jesse James; actors Roy Rogers, Kris Kristofferson, Rob Lowe, Colin Farrell and Brad Pitt have all played James in feature films, depicting him in very different lights. Which portrayal do you think is the most historically accurate? Do you have a favorite?
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
The Last Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.
Between 1890 and 1920, 12 million people emigrated from Europe arriving in New York Harbor and Ellis Island.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.