Angelene Forester remembers Walter Freeman's first patient -- her mother Ellen Ionesco.
Though first seen only as an expensive luxury, Alexander Graham Bell's telephone soon transformed American life and became a necessity.
A uniquely impressionistic history of the early years of the Space Race.
Engineered by William Barclay Parsons, the 21-mile, four-track route of the New York City Subway was the largest public works project in history.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
Begun during the Civil War, the transcontinental railroad employed 20,000 men, mostly immigrants, who built the iron road with their bare hands.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.