Wyatt Earp came to epitomize the marshal responsible for taming the Wild West.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
The remarkable story of how a railroad was built connecting California to the East.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.
The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
During the Great Depression, Americans built the Hoover Dam, one of the greatest engineering works in history.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.