Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to rail against the nation's economic system in the Depression.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.