After having escaped to New York, Frederick Douglass and his wife Anna moved to New Bedford, Massachusetts. Douglass did hard manual labor to provide for his family for three years before making a fateful trip to Nantucket.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
The Last Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.
A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
A biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West
The boy behind the myth, who in just a few short years transformed himself from a skinny orphan to the most feared man in the West and an enduring icon. Part of The Wild West collection.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.