The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.
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.
With over a million already dead, heroic American soldiers and nurses served in the closing battles of World War I.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
American prisoners of war in North Vietnam tell of their experiences at the Hanoi Hilton and other notorious prisons.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.