At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.