May 25, 2020

Buried Nazi Treasure

Dated May 25, 1945, the caption of this photo reads: […]
May 21, 2020

"Outdoor Market at Haymarket Square…" 05/1973

Taken in May 1973 at Boston’s Haymarket, this photograph is […]
May 17, 2020

Brown v. Board of Education

May 13, 2020

A Letter from Jackie Robinson

Jack Roosevelt Robinson (1919-72) was the first African American to […]
May 9, 2020

Mother’s Day Proclamation

On May 9, 1914, President Woodrow Wilson proclaimed the second […]
May 6, 2020

Effects of a Nuclear Blast on a House

Taken May 5, 1955, this photograph shows the effects of […]
May 2, 2020

Coded Order to Engage the Spanish Fleet

This telegram, in code from Assistant Secretary of the the […]
April 28, 2020

Measurements of the North Pole Sledge Party

This document lists and describes Robert E. Peary’s main sledge […]
April 24, 2020

Urgent Letter from Henry Stimson to Harry S. Truman

In this once secret letter to President Harry S. Truman, […]
April 20, 2020

A Statement on Cuba and U.S. Neutrality Laws

Dated April 20, 1961, Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy released […]
April 16, 2020

District of Columbia Emancipation

On April 16, 1862, President Abraham Lincoln signed a bill […]
April 12, 2020

Letter from Harry S. Truman, April 12, 1945

This letter was dictated by Truman before President Roosevelt’s death […]
April 8, 2020

17th Amendment: Direct Election of Senators

Passed by Congress May 13, 1912, and ratified April 8, […]
April 4, 2020

After Three Mile Island

This photo was taken on April 4, 1979, 6 days […]
March 31, 2020

Sketch from the Treaty of Kanagawa

On March 31, 1854, the first treaty between Japan and […]
March 27, 2020

A Petition from the Hopi Villages

Dated March 27 & 28, 1894, this is a page […]
March 23, 2020

26th Amendment

Passed by Congress March 23, 1971, and ratified July 1, […]
March 19, 2020

"Recruiting in the New York City Hall Park&quot

Recruiting in the New York City Hall Park in 1864. […]
March 15, 2020

Appointment to the U.N. of Eleanor Roosevelt

Dated March 15, 1946, this is the record of the […]
March 11, 2020

Bombers provided by the Lend-Lease Act

Passed on March 11, 1941, the Lend-Lease act set up […]