American Progress --

Part 2

"Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free..."
--Emma Lazarus

Story #1: John Burroughs

1837-1921

John Burroughs
00:00 / 06:44

Story #2: James Jerome Hill

1838-1916

James Jerome Hill
00:00 / 12:01

Story #3: Frances E. Willard

1839-1898

Frances E. Willard
00:00 / 08:31

Story #4: George Westinghouse

1846-1914

George Westinghouse
00:00 / 07:28

Story #5: Thomas Alva Edison

1847-1931

Thomas Alva Edison
00:00 / 10:32

Story #6: Rebecca Salome Foster

1848-1902

Rebecca Salome Foster
00:00 / 07:19

Story #7: James Whitcomb Riley

1849-1916

James Whitcomb Riley
00:00 / 06:01

Story #8: Luther Burbank

1849-1926

Luther Burbank
00:00 / 07:52

Story #9: George Eastman

1854-1932

George Eastman
00:00 / 07:05

Story #10: Booker T. Washington

1859-1915

Booker T. Washington
00:00 / 18:13

Story #11: Theodore Roosevelt

1858-1919

Theodore Roosevelt
00:00 / 06:27

Story #12: Jane Addams

1860-1935

Jane Addams
00:00 / 07:55

Story #13: General John Joseph Pershing

1860-1948

General John Joseph Pershing
00:00 / 16:50

Story #14: Henry Ford

1863-1947

Henry Ford
00:00 / 08:13

Story #15: Martha Berry

1865-1942

Martha Berry
00:00 / 05:20

Story #16: Maud Ballington Booth

1817-1862

Maud Ballington Booth
00:00 / 08:07

Story #17: Wilbur and Orville Wright

1867-1912 and 1871-1948

Wilbur and Orville Wright
00:00 / 06:09

Story #18: Helen Keller - Part I

1880-1968

Helen Keller - Part 1
00:00 / 24:27

Story #19: Helen Keller - Part II

1880-1968

Helen Keller - Part II
00:00 / 11:44

Story #20: Alvin York

1887-1964

Alvin York
00:00 / 08:29

Story #21: Charles A. Lindbergh

1902-1974

Charles A. Lindbergh
00:00 / 14:53

Story #22: How We May Be Patriots

How We May Be Patriots
00:00 / 05:17