A look at JFK's assassination by Lee Harvey Oswald and the subsequent investigations that lead to a widespread loss of trust in government institutions.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
Television game shows became an instant national phenomenon in 1955, but four years later contestant Charles van Doren admitted they were a scam.
Before World War II, young Chinese Americans defied cultural tradition in San Francisco's Chinatown, previously closed to outsiders.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
The Chiricahua Apache medicine man and warrior who refused to accept white man's 'civilization.' Part of The Wild West collection.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.