Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
After the stock market crashed in 1929, thousands suffered unemployment and poverty in the Great Depression.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
From the Revolutionary War to Operation Desert Storm - newly discovered letters read by celebrity actors tell of courage, longing, and sacrifice.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
Ten years after American troops arrived in South Vietnam, communists seized Saigon in an attack that brought the war to a startling conclusion.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.