Between 1854 and 1929 more than 100,000 abused or orphaned children were sent by train to the Midwest to begin new lives in foster families.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
The New Deal program CCC put three million young men to work in camps across America.
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.
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.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.