On October 21, 1835, William Lloyd Garrison was headed to give an anti-slavery lecture at the Boston Female Anti-Slavery Society. An anti-abolitionist mob dragged him out of hiding and threatened his life, but two burly men took pity on Garrison and he ended up spending the night in jail for his own protection.
The international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.
Men and women, black and white, risked their lives to carve an elaborate network of escape routes out of slavery.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.