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.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
In 1967, thousands of hippies flocked to San Francisco's Haight Ashbury district.
in 1931, Grace Hubbard Fortescue received a one-hour sentence for murdering a local Hawaiian accused of raping her daughter.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
The thrilling true story of the American Olympic rowing team that triumphed against all odds in Nazi Germany in 1936.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.