The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
Before World War II, young Chinese Americans defied cultural tradition in San Francisco's Chinatown, previously closed to outsiders.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
The 300-year saga of the American whaling industry.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.