P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth" which would become the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
A new religion called spiritualism affected the nation in the era of Abraham Lincoln, P. T. Barnum and Frederick Douglass.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
What happened when the lights went out in New York City on July 13, 1977?
The Last Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.
The American effort to relieve starvation in Soviet Russia in 1921 during the worst natural disaster in Europe in 500 years.