In the early 1900s, Martians were a hot topic in American popular culture. Are those canals on the red planet? How can we contact Martians? Up and coming actor/director/producer Orson Welles took advantage of the hype on October 30, 1938, when he broadcast H.G. Wells' War of the Worlds on his weekly radio drama program.
Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.