You're the General
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
Author, soldier, scientist, outdoorsman and caring father, he was the youngest man to become president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Between 1890 and 1920, 12 million people emigrated from Europe arriving in New York Harbor and Ellis Island.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
In September 1970, militants from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine hijacked five commercial airplanes.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.