Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
A central figure in the narrative of how the west was won, Wyatt Earp and his story became an American legend. Part of the Wild West collection.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
The legendary tale of Emeline Gurney, who - as the story goes - sold an illegitimate child at the age of 14 only to marry him at a later age.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.