The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
The country's oldest beauty contest has become a battleground and a barometer for the position of women in society.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
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.