Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.