At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.
During the Great Depression, Americans built the Hoover Dam, one of the greatest engineering works in history.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.