The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
Between 1890 and 1920, 12 million people emigrated from Europe arriving in New York Harbor and Ellis Island.
Originally settled as a mail stop, Las Vegas changed from an Old West vacation town, to a mafia haven, to the "Atomic City" and "Sin City."
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
In 1969, homosexuality was illegal in almost every state... but that was about to change. The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.