At the height of the Great Depression, more than a quarter million teenagers were living on the road in America, many criss-crossing the country by illegally hopping freight trains. This film tells the story of ten of these teenage hobos -- from the reasons they left home to what they experienced -- all within the context of depression-era America.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
The inspiring story of the modern environmental movement.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.