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 remarkable story of mid-19th century ingenuity and perseverance during the laying of the transatlantic telegraph cable between North America and Europe.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
The Last Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.
She set out to save a species… us.
Her 1963 warnings about the effects of pesticides and herbicides sparked a revolution in environmental policy.
The 300-year saga of the American whaling industry.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.