An outlaw with a deadly reputation, Billy the Kid was gunned down by an ambitious sheriff on July 14, 1881. The felling of one of the most notorious criminals of the age was instantly national news. First demonized by the lawman who killed him, the Kid was soon mythologized by a never-ending stream of dime store romances and big-screen dramas.
Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
The life of the president who saw himself as the heroic defender of the "shining city on a hill." Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
The remarkable story of how a railroad was built connecting California to the East.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.