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 Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
Television game shows became an instant national phenomenon in 1955, but four years later contestant Charles van Doren admitted they were a scam.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.