The Cold War and the nuclear arms race dominated American foreign policy for decades. Did the fears of nuclear weapons personally affect your life? Do you think the U.S. should have engaged in creating the world’s most powerful bombs? What do you think is the most threatening weapon in the world today?
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
After 18 years of struggles, the Golden Gate Bridge opened on May 27, 1937.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.