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.
From a small-town Texas murder emerged a landmark civil rights case that successfully challenged Jim Crow-style discrimination against Mexican Americans.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.