Nearly every American town has a baseball diamond. A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
Of all the alphabet agencies of the New Deal, none captured the public's imagination like J. Edgar Hoover's FBI.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.