Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.