Before World War II, San Francisco's Chinatown was closed to outsiders, but second generation Chinese Americans defied cultural tradition to pursue their passion for American music and dance.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.