Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
The story of Liliu'okalani, the last queen and ruler of the independent Kingdom of Hawaii.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
In 1967, thousands of hippies flocked to San Francisco's Haight Ashbury district.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.