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 […]
March 7, 2020

Bell’s Telephone Patent

On March 7, 1876, Alexander Graham Bell received a patent […]
March 3, 2020

African American Boxing Champions

Taken on March 3, 1943, this photo shows African American […]
February 28, 2020

Telegram from Ho Chi Minh to Harry S. Truman

Dated February 28th, 1946, this telegram was sent from Ho […]
February 25, 2020

Marbury v. Madison

February 21, 2020

John Glenn in Orbit

John Glenn conducted the first manned space orbit of the […]
February 17, 2020

African American Cadets with Mayor LaGuardia

Members of the Nation’s first Negro Navigation Cadets, who will […]
February 13, 2020

Photo of Abraham and Tad Lincoln

Born on February 12, 1809, Abraham Lincoln was the sixteenth […]
February 9, 2020

De Lôme Letter

This letter, written by the Spanish Ambassador to the United […]
February 5, 2020

Dance at the Paris YMCA

Dated February 5, 1919, this photo shows an enlisted men’s […]
February 1, 2020

Coretta Scott King with Jimmy Carter

Coretta Scott King, the wife of slain civil rights leader […]
January 28, 2020

“Birdman of Alcatraz”

This is a page from the Alcatraz Warden’s notebook on […]
January 24, 2020

Gold Mine in the Sierra Nevada

On January 24, 1848, gold was discovered at Sutter’s Mill […]
January 20, 2020

John F. Kennedy’s Inaugural Address

On January 20, 1961, President John F. Kennedy delivered his […]