A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
The remarkable story of how a railroad was built connecting California to the East.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.