The thrilling true story of the American Olympic rowing team that triumphed against all odds in Nazi Germany in 1936.
From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
The country's oldest beauty contest has become a battleground and a barometer for the position of women in society.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.