The story of the farmers who dreamed of prosperity and lived through ten years of drought, dust, disease and death.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
Vivid memories of those trapped in the terrifying temblor of 1906 that killed thousands of Californians.
The New Deal program CCC put three million young men to work in camps across America.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.
The 300-year saga of the American whaling industry.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.