Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
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.
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.
Cuba's Communist leader defied the odds, surviving his Soviet benefactors, the wrath of U.S. presidents, two diplomatic crises and assassination attempts.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
With the clock ticking and the city under fire how many could be saved?
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.