Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.