A central figure in the narrative of how the west was won, Wyatt Earp and his story became an American legend. Part of the Wild West collection.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.