While The Abolitionists focuses on the stories and experiences of five principal characters -- Frederick Douglass, William Lloyd Garrison, Angelina Grimké, John Brown, and Harriet Beecher Stowe -- there were countless other figures who made important contributions to the abolitionist movement. Men and women, black and white, Northerners and Southerners, poor and wealthy, these passionate anti-slavery activists fought body and soul in one of the most important civil rights crusades in American history.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
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.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
President Woodrow Wilson lead America during World War I, created the Federal Reserve, and helped create the League of Nations. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Men and women, black and white, risked their lives to carve an elaborate network of escape routes out of slavery.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.