George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
In 1936 Angie Debo uncovered the U.S. government's theft of Native Americans' oil rich lands in Indian Territories of Oklahoma.