The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
As a nation mourned the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, a manhunt closed in on the twenty-six-year-old actor, John Wilkes Booth.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.