The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 while she was attempting to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
A look at the poor Scottish emigrant boy who built a fortune in telegraphy, railroads and steel, and then began systematically to give it all away.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to rail against the nation's economic system in the Depression.
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
Accused by a janitor, a respected Harvard professor was hanged for the murder of Dr. George Parkman, one of Boston's richest citizens, in 1849.