Creating Miami Beach from a narrow spit of Florida swampland, Carl Fisher made a fortune until a devastating hurricane and the stock market crash of 1929 wiped him out.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
Forever enshrined in myth by an assassin's bullet, Kennedy's presidency long defied objective appraisal. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.