During the offensive against Germany, Americans faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
An American Communist family that had fled to Moscow in the late 1920s, return to America in 1935 but can not bring their 5-year-old son.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.