nti-Slavery Society's great postal campaign of 1835 flooded the South with abolitionist literature. Instead of bringing about the end of slavery, it triggered a wave of repression. In Charleston, SC, 3,000 people gathered in Post Office square to destroy anti-slavery materials and burn Garrison in effigy.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
The life of the president who saw himself as the heroic defender of the "shining city on a hill." Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The story of the Mexican American miners whose labor battles shaped the course of Arizona history.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
Creating Miami Beach from a narrow spit of Florida swampland, Carl Fisher made a fortune until a devastating hurricane and the stock market crash of 1929 wiped him out.
Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.