An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
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.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
A biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.