The Chiricahua Apache medicine man and warrior who refused to accept white man's 'civilization.' Part of The Wild West collection.
During the Great Depression, Americans built the Hoover Dam, one of the greatest engineering works in history.
The New Deal program CCC put three million young men to work in camps across America.
In the early 1830s, Texas, ruled by Mexico, held 20,000 U.S. settlers and 4,000 Mexican Tejanos, forcing residents to pick sides.
A central figure in the narrative of how the west was won, Wyatt Earp and his story became an American legend. Part of the Wild West collection.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
It was the largest fire in American history: by the time it was all over, more than three million acres had burned and at least 78 firefighters were dead.