Excerpts from a U.S. Government film on the bombing missions of the Memphis Belle.
After notorious revolutionary leader Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, General John Pershing and his 150,000 man cavalry set out to get Villa.
American prisoners of war in North Vietnam tell of their experiences at the Hanoi Hilton and other notorious prisons.
In September 1970, militants from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine hijacked five commercial airplanes.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
The international race to develop biological weapons during the 20th century.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.