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 the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
With over a million already dead, heroic American soldiers and nurses served in the closing battles of World War I.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to rail against the nation's economic system in the Depression.
After notorious revolutionary leader Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, General John Pershing and his 150,000 man cavalry set out to get Villa.