Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
In 1978 over 900 people led by Rev. Jim Jones died in the largest mass murder-suicide in history, at Jonestown, Guyana.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
Of all the alphabet agencies of the New Deal, none captured the public's imagination like J. Edgar Hoover's FBI.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.