A preview of "The Amish," an intimate portrait of contemporary Amish faith and life. The film examines how such a closed and communal culture has thrived within one of the most open, individualistic societies on earth. What does the future hold for a community whose existence is so rooted in the past? And what does our fascination with the Amish say about deep American values?
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.