The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
From Joseph Smith's discovery of gold tablets to persecution, migration, and settlement in Utah, the film explores the history of the most American of religions.
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.