The story of the American civil rights movement is told through its powerful music -- the freedom songs that protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in police wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality.
The international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.