A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century. He served as a New York congressman during the Fifties and Sixties.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.