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 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
Forever enshrined in myth by an assassin's bullet, Kennedy's presidency long defied objective appraisal. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
A look at the poor Scottish emigrant boy who built a fortune in telegraphy, railroads and steel, and then began systematically to give it all away.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.