Who is your western hero? The legend of the Wild West has been played out in American Popular culture since the start of westward expansion. From Billy the Kid to Wyatt Earp, and George Custer to Geronimo, the real-life people who helped tame the west would shape the western heroes celebrated in film and television for decades. Share your real or fictional western hero below.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
A six-hour series on how the West was lost and won, from the Gold Rush in 1848 until Wounded Knee in 1893.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
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.