The women's suffrage movement endured infighting, alliances, and betrayals, and won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.
The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.