The legendary tale of Emeline Gurney, who - as the story goes - sold an illegitimate child at the age of 14 only to marry him at a later age. She was cast out of 19th-century New England society and died in poverty.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.