The first chapter of American Experience's "Annie Oakley," the toast of Victorian London, New York, and Paris. She was "adopted" by Indian chief Sitting Bull, charmed the Prince of Prussia, and entertained the likes of Oscar Wilde and Queen Victoria. Annie Oakley excelled in a man's world by doing what she loved, and won fame and fortune as the little lady from Ohio who never missed a shot.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.