Department of the Interior video on the Story of Hoover Dam
Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum
Photos, Maps and Information about Hoover Dam and the surrounding lakes
Educators & Librarians: You may order “Hoover Dam” at PBS Video
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
Originally settled as a mail stop, Las Vegas changed from an Old West vacation town, to a mafia haven, to the "Atomic City" and "Sin City."
Though first seen only as an expensive luxury, Alexander Graham Bell's telephone soon transformed American life and became a necessity.
The effort of pioneering researchers to conceive babies through in vitro fertilization.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
The historic journey of Apollo 8 captivated the world in 1968 -- a bright spot in a year marked by political assassinations, race riots, and the Vietnam War.