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.
The inspiring story of the modern environmental movement.
This stunning film portrait of Yosemite National Park uses the 1851 diary of the first expedition of soldiers into the Native American territory.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
The story of the farmers who dreamed of prosperity and lived through ten years of drought, dust, disease and death.
The contradictory history of a dam that became a statement of American power and prestige.
The 300-year saga of the American whaling industry.
Schools taught Native Americans to imitate white men in a liberal "civilizing" mission in 1875.