Since the earliest days of film and television, Wyatt Earp has personified the ultimate Western outlaw hero. Dozens of productions have told his story, and still more have characters based on him. Browse this collection of photos from movies and television programs that drew inspiration from the Wyatt Earp legend.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
The worldwide migration by eager gold-seekers turned California into a land of opportunity and fierce competition.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
The legendary tale of Emeline Gurney, who - as the story goes - sold an illegitimate child at the age of 14 only to marry him at a later age.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.