In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
The boy behind the myth, who in just a few short years transformed himself from a skinny orphan to the most feared man in the West and an enduring icon. Part of The Wild West collection.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South.
in 1931, Grace Hubbard Fortescue received a one-hour sentence for murdering a local Hawaiian accused of raping her daughter.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
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.