The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911, but the contact brought him terrible physical and psychological consequences.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
Accounting for America's most famous inventor and his role in America's future.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
The Native American leader fought against U.S. expansion onto Apache tribal land. The story of a tragic collision of two civilizations.
The life of the president who saw himself as the heroic defender of the "shining city on a hill." 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.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.