In April 1861, the American Civil War began, reuniting abolitionists who had grown apart in recent years.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
Men and women, black and white, risked their lives to carve an elaborate network of escape routes out of slavery.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
The Chiricahua Apache medicine man and warrior who refused to accept white man's 'civilization.' Part of The Wild West collection.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
The acquittal of the murderers of Chicago teen Emmett Till mobilized the civil rights movement.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.