America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
Explore how Orson Welles' genius use of the new medium of radio struck fear into an already anxious nation.
A biography of the 41st U.S. president, from his service in World War II to his days in the Oval Office. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.