From 1861 to 1865, the Civil War ravaged America. It still holds several notorious records, such as the highest number of average deaths per day (504). Read more of the shocking statistics from the War that divided our nation.
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
From Reconstruction to the 1960s, this film offers a portrait of New Orleans that reflects the best and the worst in America.
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.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
With over a million already dead, heroic American soldiers and nurses served in the closing battles of World War I.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.