The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II. Based on Sevareid's 1946 book of the same name.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
The life of the president who saw himself as the heroic defender of the "shining city on a hill." Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.