President Theodore Roosevelt was caught in the middle of the first major battle for wilderness preservation, over the building of Hetch Hetchy Dam in Yosemite National Park.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
During the Great Depression, Americans built the Hoover Dam, one of the greatest engineering works in history.
Her 1963 warnings about the effects of pesticides and herbicides sparked a revolution in environmental policy.
Vivid memories of those trapped in the terrifying temblor of 1906 that killed thousands of Californians.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
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.
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
The remarkable story of how a railroad was built connecting California to the East.