Television game shows became an instant national phenomenon in 1955, but four years later contestant Charles van Doren admitted they were a scam.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
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.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
In 1969, homosexuality was illegal in almost every state... but that was about to change. The Stonewall riots marked a major turning point in the modern gay civil rights movement.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.