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.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The story of Liliu'okalani, the last queen and ruler of the independent Kingdom of Hawaii.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
Football coach Knute Rockne of Notre Dame was a pivotal figure in the sudden rise of sports to a position of power in American culture.
The Chiricahua Apache medicine man and warrior who refused to accept white man's 'civilization.' Part of The Wild West collection.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.