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.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
The story of the American civil rights movement is told through its powerful music -- the freedom songs that protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in police wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.