A six-hour series on how the West was lost and won, from the Gold Rush in 1848 until Wounded Knee in 1893.
In September 1959, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev made an unprecedented visit to America, creating a media circus as he traveled from coast to coast.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
What happened when the lights went out in New York City on July 13, 1977?
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.