Ayers argues that America should acknowledge the importance of emancipation with a national holiday.
A C-47 pilot gives his son a firsthand look at the dangerous missions he flew in flak-filled skies on D-Day and beyond.
"I used to watch planes as a teenager and fantasize about being in the cockpit."
HistoryNet interviews Iwo Jima veteran Hershel "Woody" Williams, the last surviving Medal of Honor recipient from the Pacific War.
"I was conscious of the Greek historian Thucydides’s prompt to write the history of which you are a part."
National Park Service program helps preserve historic structures and monuments