Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.