In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.
With the clock ticking and the city under fire how many could be saved?
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.
The international race to develop biological weapons during the 20th century.