The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
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.
American prisoners of war in North Vietnam tell of their experiences at the Hanoi Hilton and other notorious prisons.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
After the Soviet blockade of West Berlin, British and American pilots delivered tons of food and fuel to the German city by airplane for nearly a year.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.