In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
Harry Truman was responsible for finding America's place at the start of the Cold War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The decisions made by leaders and the escalation of bloodletting that finally ended World War II.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.