A new religion called spiritualism affected the nation in the era of Abraham Lincoln, P. T. Barnum and Frederick Douglass.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.