James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century, once winning a campaign from jail while Curley served a sentence for fraud.
A central figure in the narrative of how the west was won, Wyatt Earp and his story became an American legend. Part of the Wild West collection.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.