The Native American leader fought against U.S. expansion onto Apache tribal land. The story of a tragic collision of two civilizations.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
A nation comes of age.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
Schools taught Native Americans to imitate white men in a liberal "civilizing" mission in 1875.
The journey of Prince Maximilian, German naturalist, and artist Karl Bodmer, who explored the Mississippi River area from 1832-1834.
The Last Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
The Chiricahua Apache medicine man and warrior who refused to accept white man's 'civilization.' Part of The Wild West collection.