A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Founding father Alexander Hamilton went up against political rival and former vice president Aaron Burr in one of history's most famous duels.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.