A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
Accounting for America's most famous inventor and his role in America's future.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
The boy behind the myth, who in just a few short years transformed himself from a skinny orphan to the most feared man in the West and an enduring icon. Part of The Wild West collection.