A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
The acquittal of the murderers of Chicago teen Emmett Till mobilized the civil rights movement.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
American prisoners of war in North Vietnam tell of their experiences at the Hanoi Hilton and other notorious prisons.