Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
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.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.