Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
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.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
Two days in 1967 revealed a nation divided over a war that continues to haunt us.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.