The journey of Prince Maximilian, German naturalist, and artist Karl Bodmer, who explored the Mississippi River area from 1832-1834 documenting the landscape, plants and the lives of Native Americans.
Vivid memories of those trapped in the terrifying temblor of 1906 that killed thousands of Californians.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
High on a granite cliff in South Dakota's Black Hills tower the huge carved faces of four American presidents: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, and Theodore Roosevelt.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
The quick battle with no white survivors that pitted Sitting Bull and Crazy Horse against General George Custer, told from both sides.
The story of the farmers who dreamed of prosperity and lived through ten years of drought, dust, disease and death.
The New Deal program CCC put three million young men to work in camps across America.