Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
With the clock ticking and the city under fire how many could be saved?
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
After notorious revolutionary leader Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, General John Pershing and his 150,000 man cavalry set out to get Villa.
A central figure in the narrative of how the west was won, Wyatt Earp and his story became an American legend. Part of the Wild West collection.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.