A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South. Based on Welty's 1983 autobiography of the same name.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.