Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
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 ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Accounting for America's most famous inventor and his role in America's future.