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.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
In 1936 Angie Debo uncovered the U.S. government's theft of Native Americans' oil rich lands in Indian Territories of Oklahoma.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
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.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.