Take a ride through the Panama Canal in this time-lapse video from 2010.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
In 1936 Angie Debo uncovered the U.S. government's theft of Native Americans' oil rich lands in Indian Territories of Oklahoma.
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.
Creating Miami Beach from a narrow spit of Florida swampland, Carl Fisher made a fortune until a devastating hurricane and the stock market crash of 1929 wiped him out.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.