Following the assassinations of Martin Luther King and Robert F. Kennedy, the 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside between police and protesters on the streets of Chicago.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
After the stock market crashed in 1929, thousands suffered unemployment and poverty in the Great Depression.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.