Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
A look at the poor Scottish emigrant boy who built a fortune in telegraphy, railroads and steel, and then began systematically to give it all away.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.