A nation comes of age
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.
The worst epidemic in American history killed over 600,000 Americans during World War I.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
When two passenger ships collide off Nantucket in 1909, 1,500 people rely on 26-year-old Jack Binns to operate a new technology - wireless telegraphy - to save them all.