Watch the 30-second preview for JFK, a biography of one of the nation's most beloved and most mourned leaders. Premiering on PBS November 11 & 12, 2013 at 9/8c.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
As a nation mourned the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, a manhunt closed in on the twenty-six-year-old actor, John Wilkes Booth.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.