Ann did not want to move with her family to the West, so how could she ever learn to be content there?
The man who surveyed the capitol city of the United States was not only a surveyor, but also had other incredible talents.
During the Philadelphia yellow fever epidemic of 1794, Lep does his best to help the sick—and questions whether his medical knowledge has any value.
When George Washington visited Charles Willson Peale’s museum, he received quite a surprise.
When her family was in trouble, Nancy impetuously did the only thing she could think of to make the money they needed to survive—disguised herself as a boy and joined the Pony Express!
The story of Lewis and Clark’s expedition is told by one of the men who went along.
When a little girl wandered away from her pioneer family’s home into the forests of New Hampshire, how could she survive until she was found?
Synopsis: When Lewis and Clark set off on their expedition to learn about the West, President Jefferson wanted them to send back presents for him.
After Simon finishes third grade for the fourth time, his teacher advises him to strike out and find his place in the world.
Abigail Adams tells the story of her life, her faith in God, and her support of her husband through everything he was called to do.
When the Texans need help against the advancing Mexican army lead by Santa Anna, Silas Edwards sets off with his friend Wes to help defend the Alamo mission.
A series of cotton mills were built along a New England river throughout the 1800s, and every step is shown with a beautiful pen-and-ink drawing.
A turtle with only three legs travels from the source to the mouth of the Mississippi River, and the history and geography of the river is told with story and beautiful illustrations.