From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
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 world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.