A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
From Joseph Smith's discovery of gold tablets to persecution, migration, and settlement in Utah, the film explores the history of the most American of religions.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
A biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
in 1931, Grace Hubbard Fortescue received a one-hour sentence for murdering a local Hawaiian accused of raping her daughter.
In 1967, thousands of hippies flocked to San Francisco's Haight Ashbury district.