In 1841 Frederick Douglass agreed to join forces with William Lloyd Garrison to advocate full time for the abolitionism of slavery. It is "an opportunity to strike a blow for the slaves who continue to suffer as we speak."
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.