In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.