John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster. His organization was the first to make money on tour, and he helped invent the small town marching band.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.