Of all the alphabet agencies of the New Deal, none captured the public's imagination like J. Edgar Hoover's FBI. G-Men were public heroes, doing battle with John Dillinger, Bonnie and Clyde and other criminals.
The country's oldest beauty contest has become a battleground and a barometer for the position of women in society.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.