Engineered by William Barclay Parsons, the 21-mile, four-track route of the New York City Subway was the largest public works project in history.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
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.