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.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
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.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
As a nation mourned the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, a manhunt closed in on the twenty-six-year-old actor, John Wilkes Booth.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.