A look at JFK's assassination by Lee Harvey Oswald and the subsequent investigations that lead to a widespread loss of trust in government institutions.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
Creating Miami Beach from a narrow spit of Florida swampland, Carl Fisher made a fortune until a devastating hurricane and the stock market crash of 1929 wiped him out.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.