Throughout the early 1960s thousands of young men and women poured into the Santa Clara valley every month, lured by the booming electronics and defense industries. "There was just too much talent stuffed into one place."
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.