In 1841 Frederick Douglass agreed to join forces with William Lloyd Garrison to advocate full time for the abolitionism of slavery. It is "an opportunity to strike a blow for the slaves who continue to suffer as we speak."
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
President Woodrow Wilson lead America during World War I, created the Federal Reserve, and helped create the League of Nations. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.