The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War was formed after President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation and consisted mostly of free men.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
An American Communist family that had fled to Moscow in the late 1920s, return to America in 1935 but can not bring their 5-year-old son.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
American prisoners of war in North Vietnam tell of their experiences at the Hanoi Hilton and other notorious prisons.
How do you manage weapons of mass destruction without being destroyed by them?
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
A nation comes of age.