Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
The Chiricahua Apache medicine man and warrior who refused to accept white man's 'civilization.' Part of The Wild West collection.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.