Our forgotten Americans – Inez Boissevain is one of the women detailed within "Secret Heroes" as the "American Joan of Arc." Boissevain was a suffragist, labor lawyer, WWI correspondent and public speaker.
Our forgotten Americans – Jonathan Letterman (left) is credited with saving and treating countless wounded men during the Civil War after devising modern methods of medical organization on the battlefield.
Our forgotten Americans – Clarence Saunders, a grocer, created the modern retail sales model of self-service, and helped to develop the modern supermarket.
Our forgotten Americans – Union Army Gen. Herman Haupt's railroad engineering innovations helped to seal the victory at Gettsyburg during the Civil War.