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 Mount Rushmore, 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 uniquely impressionistic history of the early years of the Space Race.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.