Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
After the stock market crashed in 1929, thousands suffered unemployment and poverty in the Great Depression.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.