JFK Part II
Follow Kennedy into the White House, through his assassination and the unfulfilled promise of his presidency.
JFK Part I
Charting the years of President John F. Kennedy.
War of the Worlds
The 1938 radio broadcast of "War of the Worlds."
From Martian to German
Fear and the Great Depression
Chronicling the 16-year struggle to fashion Mount Rushmore.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart was one of America's first celebrities. After only a few years as a pilot she became the best-known female flier in America, not only for her daring and determination but also for her striking looks and outspoken personality. Three weeks before her 40th birthday Earhart disappeared over the Pacific Ocean, and her story became legend.
The hits and the highlights from WGBH