In April 1861, the American Civil War began, reuniting abolitionists who had grown apart in recent years.
The story of the Mexican American miners whose labor battles shaped the course of Arizona history.
A central figure in the narrative of how the west was won, Wyatt Earp and his story became an American legend. Part of the Wild West collection.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.