Using interviews with Tupperware executives and dealers from the early days and wonderful, little-seen footage of Tupperware Jubilees, this funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
Accused by a janitor, a respected Harvard professor was hanged for the murder of Dr. George Parkman, one of Boston's richest citizens, in 1849.
From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.