In the early 1830s, Texas, ruled by Mexico, held 20,000 U.S. settlers and 4,000 Mexican Tejanos, forcing residents to pick sides.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
The New Deal program CCC put three million young men to work in camps across America.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.
Vivid memories of those trapped in the terrifying temblor of 1906 that killed thousands of Californians.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.
When an earthen dam broke without warning, a small city in Pennsylvania was swept away in a wall of water over 30 feet high.