Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.