The slave quarters at the McLeod Plantation on James Island in South Carolina show what the typical living space was like for rural slaves in the South.
Eleanor Roosevelt supported the President's New Deal and advocated for civil rights, becoming one of the 20th century's most influential women.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.