Who is your favorite 20th-century American president? Was it FDR? Kennedy? Reagan? Or one of the other 14 men from Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1909) to Bill Clinton (1993-2001) who helped usher the United States through the 1900s? Who do you think was the most influential? Who had the greatest impact on the country we live in today?
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
Two days in 1967 revealed a nation divided over a war that continues to haunt us.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.