Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.