The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
Accused by a janitor, a respected Harvard professor was hanged for the murder of Dr. George Parkman, one of Boston's richest citizens, in 1849.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
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.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.