The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.