The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.