The story of Liliu'okalani, the last queen and ruler of the independent Kingdom of Hawaii.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.