A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.