The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.