The Civilian Conservation Corps completed thousands of projects across America, from planting trees and fighting forest fires to developing wilderness areas for public enjoyment. We have mapped several locations in every state — see if you can find something near you!
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
President Theodore Roosevelt was caught in the middle of the first major battle for wilderness preservation in Yosemite National Park.
This stunning film portrait of Yosemite National Park uses the 1851 diary of the first expedition of soldiers into the Native American territory.
Three years before the Gold Rush, 87 pioneers took a shortcut westward to California, only to get caught in the snows of the Sierra Nevada.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
The coal miners' battle for dignity led to the largest armed insurrection since the American Civil War.
Vivid memories of those trapped in the terrifying temblor of 1906 that killed thousands of Californians.
The epic battle waged over dinosaur fossils by rival paleontologists in the American West.