Of all the alphabet agencies of the New Deal, none captured the public's imagination like J. Edgar Hoover's FBI. G-Men were public heroes, doing battle with John Dillinger, Bonnie and Clyde and other criminals.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
In 1978 over 900 people led by Rev. Jim Jones died in the largest mass murder-suicide in history, at Jonestown, Guyana.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
Between 1854 and 1929 more than 100,000 abused or orphaned children were sent by train to the Midwest to begin new lives in foster families.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.