The Cold War and the nuclear arms race dominated American foreign policy for decades. Did the fears of nuclear weapons personally affect your life? Do you think the U.S. should have engaged in creating the world’s most powerful bombs? What do you think is the most threatening weapon in the world today?
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.