Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
The trial of nine falsely accused African American teens in Alabama would draw North and South into their sharpest conflict since the Civil War.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.