America's most renowned football coach, Knute Rockne of Notre Dame, was a pivotal figure in the sudden rise of sports to a position of financial and commercial power in American culture.
The life of the president who saw himself as the heroic defender of the "shining city on a hill." Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.