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 little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
An American Communist family that had fled to Moscow in the late 1920s, return to America in 1935 but can not bring their 5-year-old son.
An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.