The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
After notorious revolutionary leader Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, General John Pershing and his 150,000 man cavalry set out to get Villa.
During the Great Depression, Americans built the Hoover Dam, one of the greatest engineering works in history.
President Woodrow Wilson lead America during World War I, created the Federal Reserve, and helped create the League of Nations. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.