A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century. He served as a New York congressman during the Fifties and Sixties.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
The boy behind the myth, who in just a few short years transformed himself from a skinny orphan to the most feared man in the West and an enduring icon. Part of The Wild West collection.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
A biography of the 41st U.S. president, from his service in World War II to his days in the Oval Office. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.