The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
The American effort to relieve starvation in Soviet Russia in 1921 during the worst natural disaster in Europe in 500 years.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.