The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
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 first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.