The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.