The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
in 1931, Grace Hubbard Fortescue received a one-hour sentence for murdering a local Hawaiian accused of raping her daughter.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.