John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
With the clock ticking and the city under fire how many could be saved?
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.