You're the General
In September 1959, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev made an unprecedented visit to America, creating a media circus as he traveled from coast to coast.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
Of all the alphabet agencies of the New Deal, none captured the public's imagination like J. Edgar Hoover's FBI.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.