Premiering on PBS February 18, 2014. Just 53 years after the station’s opening, the monumental building that was supposed to last forever, to herald and represent the American Empire, was slated to be destroyed.
Of all the alphabet agencies of the New Deal, none captured the public's imagination like J. Edgar Hoover's FBI.
The American effort to relieve starvation in Soviet Russia in 1921 during the worst natural disaster in Europe in 500 years.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.