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.
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
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.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.