From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.