Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War.