Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Forever enshrined in myth by an assassin's bullet, Kennedy's presidency long defied objective appraisal. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.