Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to become one of the first media stars as he railed against the nation's economic system in the midst of the Depression.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
This film follows the 65 "British soldiers" and 67 "American rebels" who reenact the 1775 Battle of Lexington and Concord.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
Television game shows became an instant national phenomenon in 1955, but four years later contestant Charles van Doren admitted they were a scam.
Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.