Find out about a few of the men Jesse James associated with, and learn where their bloody adventures ultimately led them.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
The story of Liliu'okalani, the last queen and ruler of the independent Kingdom of Hawaii.