Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The Last Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
A saga of ambition, wealth, family loyalty and personal tragedy.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.