Wyatt Earp came to epitomize the marshal responsible for taming the Wild West.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
The contradictory history of a dam that became a statement of American power and prestige.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
A look at JFK's assassination by Lee Harvey Oswald and the subsequent investigations that lead to a widespread loss of trust in government institutions.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.