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 story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.