A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
Schools taught Native Americans to imitate white men in a liberal "civilizing" mission in 1875.
Creating Miami Beach from a narrow spit of Florida swampland, Carl Fisher made a fortune until a devastating hurricane and the stock market crash of 1929 wiped him out.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
A look at JFK's assassination by Lee Harvey Oswald and the subsequent investigations that lead to a widespread loss of trust in government institutions.