During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
The contradictory history of a dam that became a statement of American power and prestige.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.