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."
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
The life of the president who saw himself as the heroic defender of the "shining city on a hill." Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.