The legendary tale of Emeline Gurney, who - as the story goes - sold an illegitimate child at the age of 14 only to marry him at a later age. She was cast out of 19th-century New England society and died in poverty.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
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.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.