In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
A central figure in the narrative of how the west was won, Wyatt Earp and his story became an American legend. Part of the Wild West collection.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.