Inside Pennsylvania Hall in 1838, an abolitionist meeting was disrupted when members of an anti-abolitionist mob threw rocks through the windows. The following night, the protestors set fire to the building -- completely destroying Philadelphia's monument to free speech.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.