General John Buford was the first Union commander engaged at Gettysburg. His contributions to the battle were invaluable, but he did not live long after it.
In my video series, you can take a look at some of the beautiful places associated with our first five Presidents, including Mount Vernon, Peacefield and Monticello.
In 1904, a pleasure boat cruise turned out to be a horrific nightmare–and spelled virtual extinction for a NYC German-American neighborhood.
Richard Linklater’s classic film turns 25 this year. What does it have to say about the ’70s, and the ’90s?
One of America’s most iconic structures remains, 85 years later, the embodiment of its age.