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The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A look at the poor Scottish emigrant boy who built a fortune in telegraphy, railroads and steel, and then began systematically to give it all away.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
The Freedom Summer of 1964 saw whites and blacks coming together in a nonviolent army to bring national attention to the struggle for racial equality.
A saga of ambition, wealth, family loyalty and personal tragedy.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.