The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.
As a nation mourned the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, a manhunt closed in on the twenty-six-year-old actor, John Wilkes Booth.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.