Between 1890 and 1920, 12 million people emigrated from Europe arriving in New York Harbor and Ellis Island. It was one of the largest single human migrations in history.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to rail against the nation's economic system in the Depression.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.