As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
The New Deal program CCC put three million young men to work in camps across America.
The Last Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
The contradictory history of a dam that became a statement of American power and prestige.
During the Great Depression, Americans built the Hoover Dam, one of the greatest engineering works in history.