Against Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse, General George Custer and his men were badly surprised and surrounded. The quick battle with no white survivors, told from both sides.
Schools taught Native Americans to imitate white men in a liberal "civilizing" mission in 1875.
This stunning film portrait of Yosemite National Park uses the 1851 diary of the first expedition of soldiers into the Native American territory.
The Chiricahua Apache medicine man and warrior who refused to accept white man's 'civilization.' Part of The Wild West collection.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
The contradictory history of a dam that became a statement of American power and prestige.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
The journey of Prince Maximilian, German naturalist, and artist Karl Bodmer, who explored the Mississippi River area from 1832-1834.