The United States has seen its share of industrial titans. Which of them do you think had the greatest impact on our country and our world? Henry Ford, whose automobile changed our lives? Andrew Carnegie, the richest man in the world? Or Rockefeller, who competed with Carnegie in a battle of philanthropy. Or perhaps you think it is someone else? Share your story with American Experience.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.