America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
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.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.