In 1964, over 700 volunteers from across the country joined organizers and local African Americans in Mississippi to participate in "The Mississippi Summer Project." View photos from that summer, from training in Oxford, OH to canvassing the towns of Mississippi to campaigning at the Democratic National Convention in Atlantic City, NJ.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
The Freedom Summer of 1964 saw whites and blacks coming together in a nonviolent army to bring national attention to the struggle for racial equality.
The evocative stories of teenage hoboes crisscrossing America on trains during the Great Depression.
The international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.