The American Diplomat |
African Americans have served as U.S. diplomats since the 1860s.
The Bombing of Wall Street |
When perpetrators planted a bomb on Wall Street on September 16, 1920, they were targeting the epicenter of American finance. From fortification to occupation, here’s a look at the history of Wall Street.
Taken Hostage |
And the words of the hostages who survived 444 days of captivity.
Sandra Day O'Connor: The First |
For nearly a quarter century, the first female justice determined the outcome of the court’s most significant decisions.
Timeline of aviation milestones.
The Quiz Show Scandal |
Timeline of 100 years of crime from 1896 to 1996.
Big Dream Small Screen |
Television's first drama,
The Queen's Messenger, is broadcast from Schenectady, New York station WGY on September 11, 1928.
Troublesome Creek: A Midwestern |
In 1862, President Lincoln signed legislation establishing the U.S. Department of Agriculture. He called it "the people's department" since 90 percent of Americans at the time were farmers.
Rescue at Sea |
A timelne of Maritime Disasters from 1850 - 1994.
Battle of the Bulge |
In 1939, the Russians and the Germans sign a non-aggression pact. Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin agree not to invade each other's borders.
George Wallace: Settin' the Woods on Fire |
A chronology of Wallace's life (1919-1998).
The Wizard of Photography |
A timeline of photography (1826-1992).