The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
Begun during the Civil War, the transcontinental railroad employed 20,000 men, mostly immigrants, who built the iron road with their bare hands.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
Author, soldier, scientist, outdoorsman and caring father, he was the youngest man to become president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.