Nearly every American town has a baseball diamond. A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.