A new religion called spiritualism affected the nation in the era of Abraham Lincoln, P. T. Barnum and Frederick Douglass. The movement faded by 1880 as frauds were revealed.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
The inspiring story of the modern environmental movement.
An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.