The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.