A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South. Based on Welty's 1983 autobiography of the same name.
Cuba's Communist leader defied the odds, surviving his Soviet benefactors, the wrath of U.S. presidents, two diplomatic crises and assassination attempts.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.