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 internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
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 great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.