Angelene Forester remembers Walter Freeman's first patient -- her mother Ellen Ionesco.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
The remarkable story of mid-19th century ingenuity and perseverance during the laying of the transatlantic telegraph cable between North America and Europe.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
After 18 years of struggles, the Golden Gate Bridge opened on May 27, 1937.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.