Begun during the Civil War, the transcontinental railroad employed 20,000 men, mostly immigrants, who built the iron road with their bare hands.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
The worst epidemic in American history killed over 600,000 Americans during World War I.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
The historic journey of Apollo 8 captivated the world in 1968 -- a bright spot in a year marked by political assassinations, race riots, and the Vietnam War.
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.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.