During the early days of Silicon Valley, physicists and engineers from various companies in the valley would meet at "The Wagon Wheel," a hangout for Fairchild employees and for people who worked at Fairchild spin-off companies. As one Fairchild employee put it, "the Wagon Wheel was a hub of networking."
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
They were the first to brave the unknown.
A biography of the 41st U.S. president, from his service in WWII to his days in the Oval Office. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.