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 biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.