The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
Between 1854 and 1929 more than 100,000 abused or orphaned children were sent by train to the Midwest to begin new lives in foster families.
The story of the American civil rights movement is told through its powerful music -- the freedom songs that protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in police wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
An American Communist family that had fled to Moscow in the late 1920s, return to America in 1935 but can not bring their 5-year-old son.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.