The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 while she was attempting to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A look at JFK's assassination by Lee Harvey Oswald and the subsequent investigations that lead to a widespread loss of trust in government institutions.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
The evolution of rhythm and blues through the careers of singers Ruth Brown and Charles Brown, with contemporary performances by both.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.