In this 1957 Jubilee video, organizers present foreign lands -- and illustrate some of the era's cultural stereotypes.
In 1954, Brownie Wise inaugurated the Tupperware Homecoming Jubilee. Hundreds of Tupperware dealers from across the country came to the company's Kissimmee, Florida, headquarters for classes and motivational events. Wise gave each year's gathering a theme, with high spectacle and outrageous competitions.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.
In September 1959, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev made an unprecedented visit to America, creating a media circus as he traveled from coast to coast.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
The coal miners' battle for dignity led to the largest armed insurrection since the American Civil War.