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Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
After notorious revolutionary leader Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, General John Pershing and his 150,000 man cavalry set out to get Villa.