For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
In September 1959, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev made an unprecedented visit to America, creating a media circus as he traveled from coast to coast.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
During the 1960s the Ku Klux Klan would rise again in the most progressive southern state.
The life of the president who saw himself as the heroic defender of the "shining city on a hill." Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
President Woodrow Wilson lead America during World War I, created the Federal Reserve, and helped create the League of Nations. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.