Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
From Joseph Smith's discovery of gold tablets to persecution, migration, and settlement in Utah, the film explores the history of the most American of religions.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.