The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911, but the contact brought him terrible physical and psychological consequences.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.
Author, soldier, scientist, outdoorsman and caring father, he was the youngest man to become president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
The Native American leader fought against U.S. expansion onto Apache tribal land. The story of a tragic collision of two civilizations.