In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
In September 1959, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev made an unprecedented visit to America, creating a media circus as he traveled from coast to coast.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.
In 1936 Angie Debo uncovered the U.S. government's theft of Native Americans' oil rich lands in Indian Territories of Oklahoma.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
After notorious revolutionary leader Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, General John Pershing and his 150,000 man cavalry set out to get Villa.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.