Film Premiere Date: April 26, 2010
The coal miners' battle for dignity led to the largest armed insurrection since the American Civil War.
From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
Robert Marshall, Aldo Leopold and Howard Zahniser dedicated their lives to protect the shrinking American wilderness.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
The American effort to relieve starvation in Soviet Russia in 1921 during the worst natural disaster in Europe in 500 years.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.