The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.