The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.