An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.
The country's oldest beauty contest has become a battleground and a barometer for the position of women in society.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
This film follows the 65 "British soldiers" and 67 "American rebels" who reenact the 1775 Battle of Lexington and Concord.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.