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 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.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.