Dolley Madison lived through the two wars that established the U.S., was friends with the first 12 Presidents, and watched America evolve from a struggling young republic to the first modern democracy in the world. She was nicknamed "Queen Dolley," and when she died she was given the largest state funeral the capital had ever seen for a woman.
The life of the president who saw himself as the heroic defender of the "shining city on a hill." Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
Author, soldier, scientist, outdoorsman and caring father, he was the youngest man to become president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.