Following the assassinations of Martin Luther King and Robert F. Kennedy, the 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside between police and protesters on the streets of Chicago.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
After the stock market crashed in 1929, thousands suffered unemployment and poverty in the Great Depression.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.