The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, from the 1940s into the 50s, with contemporary performances by both.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
The acquittal of the murderers of Chicago teen Emmett Till mobilized the civil rights movement.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
Before World War II, young Chinese Americans defied cultural tradition in San Francisco's Chinatown, previously closed to outsiders.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
The history of New York City and the people and forces that have shaped it over the past 400 years is told in a seven-part 14.5-hour series.
The coal miners' battle for dignity led to the largest armed insurrection since the American Civil War.