The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
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.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.
Three years before the Gold Rush, 87 pioneers took a shortcut westward to California, only to get caught in the snows of the Sierra Nevada.