Since 1921, dozens of movies, television programs, books, plays, and comic books have featured a character based on Jesse James; actors Roy Rogers, Kris Kristofferson, Rob Lowe, Colin Farrell and Brad Pitt have all played James in feature films, depicting him in very different lights. Which portrayal do you think is the most historically accurate? Do you have a favorite?
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.
Before World War II, young Chinese Americans defied cultural tradition in San Francisco's Chinatown, previously closed to outsiders.
Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.
in 1931, Grace Hubbard Fortescue received a one-hour sentence for murdering a local Hawaiian accused of raping her daughter.