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The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
A gripping tale of medical intervention gone awry, and one of the most barbaric mistakes of modern medicine.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
Though first seen only as an expensive luxury, Alexander Graham Bell's telephone soon transformed American life and became a necessity.
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.