In April 1861, the American Civil War began, reuniting abolitionists who had grown apart in recent years.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
The Last Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.
Accounting for America's most famous inventor and his role in America's future.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
Author, soldier, scientist, outdoorsman and caring father, he was the youngest man to become president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.