Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
As the star attraction of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, Annie Oakley thrilled audiences around the world with her shooting feats. Part of the Wild West collection.
The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.