What aspect of the abolitionist movement moves you the most? Is there an event you wish you could have witnessed in person? A story you love? A particular person you admire or can relate to? Share your story with American Experence.
Cuba's Communist leader defied the odds, surviving his Soviet benefactors, the wrath of U.S. presidents, two diplomatic crises and assassination attempts.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
The story of Liliu'okalani, the last queen and ruler of the independent Kingdom of Hawaii.
The Last Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.