The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911, but the contact brought him terrible physical and psychological consequences.
A saga of ambition, wealth, family loyalty and personal tragedy.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
President Woodrow Wilson lead America during World War I, created the Federal Reserve, and helped create the League of Nations. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.