A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The decisions made by leaders and the escalation of bloodletting that finally ended World War II.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
On June 6, 1944, Allied troops invaded Normandy, fighting to free Europe from Nazi occupation and end World War II.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
With over a million already dead, heroic American soldiers and nurses served in the closing battles of World War I.