Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
In 1936 Angie Debo uncovered the U.S. government's theft of Native Americans' oil rich lands in Indian Territories of Oklahoma.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
The legendary tale of Emeline Gurney, who - as the story goes - sold an illegitimate child at the age of 14 only to marry him at a later age.