The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
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.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.
The remarkable story of how a railroad was built connecting California to the East.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.