A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits 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.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
The country's oldest beauty contest has become a battleground and a barometer for the position of women in society.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.