Abolitionist activists Angelina Grimke and Theodore Weld declared their love for one another and got married in 1838. Both a black and a white minister officiated and mixed-race guests intermingled freely. News of the event caused a stir in Philadelphia.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.