Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.