The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease. The medical breakthrough saved countless lives and had a pervasive impact on American philanthropy that continues to be felt today.
From Joseph Smith's discovery of gold tablets to persecution, migration, and settlement in Utah, the film explores the history of the most American of religions.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
The first around-the-world air race was sponsored to prove that the airplane had a commercial future.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
Accounting for America's most famous inventor and his role in America's future.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.