October 19, 2018

National Archives Independence

On October 19, 1984, President Ronald Reagan signed Public Law […]
October 15, 2018

Leaving the Granada Relocation Center

October 15, 1945 marked the closing date of the Granada […]
October 11, 2018

Nuclear Test Ban Treaty

On August 5, 1963, the Limited Test Ban Treaty was […]
October 8, 2018

Kennedy Signing the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty

On August 5, 1963, the Limited Test Ban Treaty was […]
October 4, 2018

German Reunification

On October 3, 1990, East and West Germany were reunified, […]
September 30, 2018

Enrico Fermi

Born in Rome, Italy, on September 29, 1901, Italian-American physicist […]
September 26, 2018

First Kennedy-Nixon Debate

On September 26, 1960, an estimated seventy million Americans tuned […]
September 22, 2018

Establishment of the Peace Corps

On March 1, 1961, President Kennedy signed this executive order […]
September 18, 2018

Constitution of the United States

Drafted in secret by delegates to the Constitutional Convention during […]
September 14, 2018

The Defense of Fort McHenry

In this report, American Lt. Col. George Armistead described a […]
September 10, 2018

Patent Drawing for a Sewing Machine

On September 10, 1846, Elias Howe was granted a patent […]
September 6, 2018

Letter Re: Lt. Barnard Cummings, MIA

Dated September 6, 1953, this letter was written to President […]
September 2, 2018

Instrument of Surrender

Aboard the USS Missouri, this instrument of surrender was signed […]
August 29, 2018

Enjoying The Tyler Davidson Fountain, Cincinnati

Taken in August, 1973, at Cincinatti’s Fountain Square, this photograph […]
August 25, 2018

Liberation of Paris

Paris was liberated by Allied forces from the Germans on […]
August 21, 2018

Gatling’s "Battery Gun"

Officially adopted by the U.S. Army on August 21, 1866, […]
August 17, 2018

Bombing Mission to Schweinfurt

Shown here is a "track chart" of an American deep […]
August 13, 2018

A Telegram from Jackie Robinson

Jack Roosevelt Robinson (1919-72) was the first African American to […]
August 9, 2018

Resignation of Richard M. Nixon

Following the revelations stemming from the investigation of the Watergate […]
August 5, 2018

Nuclear Test Ban Treaty

On August 5, 1963, the Limited Test Ban Treaty was […]