In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.