The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
The effort of pioneering researchers to conceive babies through in vitro fertilization.
In 1969, homosexuality was illegal in almost every state... but that was about to change. The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.
A gripping tale of medical intervention gone awry, and one of the most barbaric mistakes of modern medicine.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.