Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.