Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.