Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
What happened when the lights went out in New York City on July 13, 1977?
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
Of all the alphabet agencies of the New Deal, none captured the public's imagination like J. Edgar Hoover's FBI.
In 1969, homosexuality was illegal in almost every state... but that was about to change. The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.