Abolitionist allies Frederick Douglass, William Lloyd Garrison, Harriet Beecher Stowe, John Brown and Angelina Grimké turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
The story of the Mexican American miners whose labor battles shaped the course of Arizona history.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.
The story of the American civil rights movement is told through its powerful music -- the freedom songs that protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in police wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.