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Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to rail against the nation's economic system in the Depression.
Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.