General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.