A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The Chiricahua Apache medicine man and warrior who refused to accept white man's 'civilization.' Part of The Wild West collection.
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.
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.
In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.