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
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
Accounting for America's most famous inventor and his role in America's future.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
After 18 years of struggles, the Golden Gate Bridge opened on May 27, 1937.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.