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Articles with keyword "United States"

Lady Bird Johnson and hostesses aboard the Lady Bird Special


Lady Bird Special

The first First Lady to hit the campaign trail without her husband

Portrait of Aaron Burr in 1802


Burr versus Jefferson versus Marshall

The president accuses his former vice president of treason and tussles with a Supreme Court justice.

Dust jacket for The Edge of the Woods


“Whose Woods These Are . . . ”

Iroquois traveled far and wide.

A still from "The Soul of Youth." 1920


Film as Argument

The early disputatious days of American movies.

Portrait of Carl Sandburg


A Workingman's Poet

Frankness and plain speaking made Carl Sandburg a celebrity.

Poster of Eliza from Uncle Tom's Cabin crossing the Ohio River.


The First Great American Novel

It was Uncle Tom's Cabin.

Still from "The Red Shoes"


Saving Grace

How the Film Foundation restored The Red Shoes and is preserving cinematic history.

Boxcar Bertha


Knowing the Scorsese

A Selective Filmography

Black Muslim rally, Harlem, 1963


Civil Rights and the Changing World

How history was made and how it's being written


A Long Dark Journey into Light

Plays drawn from his own turbulent life are the subject of a new Eugene O'Neill documentary.