William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
Forever enshrined in myth by an assassin's bullet, Kennedy's presidency long defied objective appraisal. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.