Monumental Events

4 segments

Greg Farrell gives a “fly-on-the-wall” account of the fall and sale of Merrill Lynch. Then Ivana Lowell talks about growing up in an eccentric family—Caroline Blackwood was her mother and Robert Lowell was her stepfather. Also, Mary Owen, Donna Reed’s daughter, talks about the enduring appeal of Frank Capra’s “It’s a Wonderful Life.” Plus, we’ll learn about the men behind McKim, Mead & White—one of the most influential architectural firms of the early 20th century!