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An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
In the early 1830s, Texas, ruled by Mexico, held 20,000 U.S. settlers and 4,000 Mexican Tejanos, forcing residents to pick sides.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
The epic battle waged over dinosaur fossils by rival paleontologists in the American West.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
President Woodrow Wilson lead America during World War I, created the Federal Reserve, and helped create the League of Nations. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Creating Miami Beach from a narrow spit of Florida swampland, Carl Fisher made a fortune until a devastating hurricane and the stock market crash of 1929 wiped him out.