William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
President Woodrow Wilson lead America during World War I, created the Federal Reserve, and helped create the League of Nations. Part of the award-winning The Presidents collection.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.