Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
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.
Between 1890 and 1920, 12 million people emigrated from Europe arriving in New York Harbor and Ellis Island.
A historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in what was one of the nation’s most viciously racist, segregated states.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.