Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
The effort of pioneering researchers to conceive babies through in vitro fertilization.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.