After 18 years of struggles, the Golden Gate Bridge opened on May 27, 1937.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
The remarkable story of mid-19th century ingenuity and perseverance during the laying of the transatlantic telegraph cable between North America and Europe.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
A marvel of engineering, architecture, and vision, the story of the Beaux Arts structure on 42nd street that forever changed midtown Manhattan.
Native Alaskans, oil company representatives, environmentalists, politicians, and others tell the story of the 800-mile pipeline.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.