A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and the women's reactions to having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
In 1967, thousands of hippies flocked to San Francisco's Haight Ashbury district.
From the Revolutionary War to Operation Desert Storm - newly discovered letters read by celebrity actors tell of courage, longing, and sacrifice.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.
In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
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.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.