The journey of Prince Maximilian, German naturalist, and artist Karl Bodmer, who explored the Mississippi River area from 1832-1834 documenting the landscape, plants and the lives of Native Americans.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
Vivid memories of those trapped in the terrifying temblor of 1906 that killed thousands of Californians.
Schools taught Native Americans to imitate white men in a liberal "civilizing" mission in 1875.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
Her 1963 warnings about the effects of pesticides and herbicides sparked a revolution in environmental policy.
The coal miners' battle for dignity led to the largest armed insurrection since the American Civil War.
The Last Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.
The New Deal program CCC put three million young men to work in camps across America.