The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.
In 1967, thousands of hippies flocked to San Francisco's Haight Ashbury district.
Television game shows became an instant national phenomenon in 1955, but four years later contestant Charles van Doren admitted they were a scam.
How do you manage weapons of mass destruction without being destroyed by them?
Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
When an earthen dam broke without warning, a small city in Pennsylvania was swept away in a wall of water over 30 feet high.