Ulysses Grant lived in the public limelight from his first battlefield successes in 1862 until his death in 1885. Browse these pro- and anti-Grant political cartoons, spanning his military and political careers, and investigate the range of popular opinions about Grant and the major issues of his time.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
President Woodrow Wilson lead America during World War I, created the Federal Reserve, and helped create the League of Nations. Part of the award-winning The Presidents collection.
A riveting account of the event that helped give rise to the modern American militia movement.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
Football coach Knute Rockne of Notre Dame was a pivotal figure in the sudden rise of sports to a position of power in American culture.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.