Who was your favorite 20th-century American president? Was it FDR? Kennedy? Reagan? Or one of the other 14 men from Theodore Roosevelt (1901-1909) to Bill Clinton (1993-2001) who helped usher the United States through the 1900s? Who do you think was the most influential? Who had the greatest impact on the country we live in today?
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
Forever enshrined in myth by an assassin's bullet, Kennedy's presidency long defied objective appraisal. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.