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
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
After 18 years of struggles, the Golden Gate Bridge opened on May 27, 1937.
The remarkable story of mid-19th century ingenuity and perseverance during the laying of the transatlantic telegraph cable between North America and Europe.
Begun during the Civil War, the transcontinental railroad employed 20,000 men, mostly immigrants, who built the iron road with their bare hands.
A uniquely impressionistic history of the early years of the Space Race.
The boy behind the myth, who in just a few short years transformed himself from a skinny orphan to the most feared man in the West and an enduring icon. Part of The Wild West collection.
A biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West