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.
The Last Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.
Accounting for America's most famous inventor and his role in America's future.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.