The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
Forever enshrined in myth by an assassin's bullet, Kennedy's presidency long defied objective appraisal. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.