William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
During the 1960s the Ku Klux Klan would rise again in the most progressive southern state.
The Freedom Summer of 1964 saw whites and blacks coming together in a nonviolent army to bring national attention to the struggle for racial equality.
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
Television game shows became an instant national phenomenon in 1955, but four years later contestant Charles van Doren admitted they were a scam.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.