Film Premiere Date: April 26, 2010
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
Between 1890 and 1920, 12 million people emigrated from Europe arriving in New York Harbor and Ellis Island.
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.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.