History Stories
CATEGORY: Gilded Age
The True Stories That Inspired ‘Titanic’ Movie Characters
December 1, 2017

It’s Jack and Rose’s movie, but a lot of the people they meet had their own incredible stories. Read More

Boss Tweed’s Flight from Justice
December 3, 2015

Look back at the downfall of one of the 19th century’s most notorious politicians. Read More

The “Black Friday” Gold Scandal
September 24, 2014

Explore more about one of the 19th century’s most infamous financial scandals. Read More