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Death of an Icon

Marilyn Monroe’s tragic and untimely death in August of 1962 was in stark contrast to her shining ... more

Mrs. Arthur Miller

A look inside the media frenzy that extended all the way to Marilyn Monroe and Arthur Miller’s ... more

She’s Here! Monroe in London

It was an arrival fit for Hollywood’s hottest star. Along with throngs of reporters, Marilyn ... more

A Path to Citizenship

On June 2, 1924, President Calvin Coolidge passed the Indian Citizenship Act, granting citizenship ... more

Johnstown Flood

On May 31, 1889, a flood of enormous proportions took the lives of over 2,000 people in Johnstown, ... more

The Indy 500: The Greatest Spectacle in Racing

Drivers have been competing in the race around this two-and-a-half-mile oval since May 30, 1911. ... more

The Legacy of Babe Ruth

“The Sultan of Swat," "The King of Crash," "The Colossus of Clout” and, of course, “The ... more

The Great Seal Bug: A Story of Cold War Espionage

It was 1945 and the U.S. and the Soviet Union had at best a tenuous relationship. What was presented ... more

The Story of Nighttime Baseball

Baseball, our national past time, dates back to the 1800s. Entrenched in history, forever storied, ... more

Charles Lindbergh: The Ride of a Lifetime

Charles Lindbergh was born to become the high-flying international sensation that we know him ... more

Malcolm X

"I'm as much against integration as the white people in New York City are but I'm also against ... more

Lawrence of Arabia

Possibly the inspiration for Indiana Jones, Thomas Edward Lawrence is known to the world as Lawrence ... more

Retrospectacle: The Rise of the Miniskirt

In the 1960s women’s rising hemlines created an international fashion revolution, and we have ... more

Plessy v. Ferguson

In the 19th century the fight against racial segregation was being openly lost in the courts. ... more

FDR Signs the Tennessee Valley Authority Act

Running for president at a time when unemployment rates were sky high and thousands of banks ... more

Sue the Dinosaur Finds a New Home in Chicago

A decade after the discovery of the oldest, largest and most complete tyrannosaurus rex fossil ... more

The Kentucky Derby: The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports

The Kentucky Derby has been called “the most exciting two minutes in sports” and the big ... more

Comic Books Scare Parents

Today, comic books are part of our mainstream culture. But, in the early 1950s, comics turned ... more
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