The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.