The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
A central figure in the narrative of how the west was won, Wyatt Earp and his story became an American legend. Part of the Wild West collection.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.