Wyatt Earp came to epitomize the marshal responsible for taming the Wild West.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
The contradictory history of a dam that became a statement of American power and prestige.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
During the Great Depression, Americans built the Hoover Dam, one of the greatest engineering works in history.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.