The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.