The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
She set out to save a species… us.
Begun during the Civil War, the transcontinental railroad employed 20,000 men, mostly immigrants, who built the iron road with their bare hands.
Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
The history of New York City and the people and forces that have shaped it over the past 400 years is told in a seven-part 14.5-hour series.
The worst epidemic in American history killed over 600,000 Americans during World War I.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.