Behind the Scenes Interviews
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
The life of the president who saw himself as the heroic defender of the "shining city on a hill." Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
The decisions made by leaders and the escalation of bloodletting that finally ended World War II.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.