The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
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.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.