The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 while she was attempting to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
Football coach Knute Rockne of Notre Dame was a pivotal figure in the sudden rise of sports to a position of power in American culture.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.