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.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
The history of New York City and the people and forces that have shaped it over the past 400 years is told in a seven-part 14.5-hour series.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
Of all the alphabet agencies of the New Deal, none captured the public's imagination like J. Edgar Hoover's FBI.