A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.