From Rockefeller Center, the Empire State Buiding and Grand Central Terminal, to the carvings on Mount Rushmore, the Golden Gate Bridge, Hoover Dam, and Grand Coulee Dam, the U.S. has dozens of impressive, important, and iconic structures. Which ones have you been to? Which has had the biggest impact on its local community and on the country? Which one is your favorite?
The Native American leader fought against U.S. expansion onto Apache tribal land. The story of a tragic collision of two civilizations.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
The worldwide migration by eager gold-seekers turned California into a land of opportunity and fierce competition.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
President Theodore Roosevelt was caught in the middle of the first major battle for wilderness preservation in Yosemite National Park.
Begun during the Civil War, the transcontinental railroad employed 20,000 men, mostly immigrants, who built the iron road with their bare hands.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.