The first chapter of American Experience's "Jesse James," broadcasting January 31.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.