Preview for the film The Crash of 1929, rebroadcasting April 24, 2012.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
The history of New York City and the people and forces that have shaped it over the past 400 years is told in a seven-part 14.5-hour series.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
Accused by a janitor, a respected Harvard professor was hanged for the murder of Dr. George Parkman, one of Boston's richest citizens, in 1849.