Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.