Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
In 1936 Angie Debo uncovered the U.S. government's theft of Native Americans' oil rich lands in Indian Territories of Oklahoma.
On June 6, 1944, Allied troops invaded Normandy, fighting to free Europe from Nazi occupation and end World War II.
A saga of ambition, wealth, family loyalty and personal tragedy.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.