P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth" which would become the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.