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.
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.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.