Click on the icons below to follow the harrowing journey of the Greely Expedition, from their arrival at Lady Franklin Bay to their rescue at Cape Sabine.
From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
What happened when the lights went out in New York City on July 13, 1977?
The inspiring story of the modern environmental movement.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
Between 1890 and 1920, 12 million people emigrated from Europe arriving in New York Harbor and Ellis Island.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
Between 1854 and 1929 more than 100,000 abused or orphaned children were sent by train to the Midwest to begin new lives in foster families.