To reduce costs and increase production of his most successful automobile -- the Model T -- Henry Ford borrowed a tactic from the meatpacking industry and implemented the assembly line in his manufacturing plant. It would revolutionize the auto industry as would Ford's groundbreaking Five Dollar Day wage for an eight-hour shift.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
In 1969, homosexuality was illegal in almost every state... but that was about to change. The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.
Forever enshrined in myth by an assassin's bullet, Kennedy's presidency long defied objective appraisal. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.