In the fall of 1829, Angelina Grimke resolved to leave Charleston and the pollutions of slavery, for an uncertain future in the North.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
A biography of the 41st U.S. president, from his service in WWII to his days in the Oval Office. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.