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.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
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.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.