History

Soldiers of WWI, WWII, The Korean War, The Vietnam War, and Desert Storm

Honoring South Carolina's Military

Remembering the brave and selfless service men and women, and their families, who made great sacrifices for their country and fellow Americans.

Content for the Classroom

  • UH-1D helicopters airlift members of a U.S. infantry regiment, 1966

    Vietnam War 1962–1975

    A collection of videos and photos from Knowitall.org.

  • Korea DMZ

    SCETV/PBS LearningMedia - Korean War

    Lesson plans and supplementary media.

  • U.S. Marines in Operation Allen Brook in 1968

    SCETV/PBS LearningMedia - Vietnam War

    Lesson plans and supplementary media.

  • US Army troops taking break while on patrol in Vietnam War.

    PBS: In the Classroom

    Browse and search lessons, activities and resources related to Ken Burns' films.

Content for the Classroom

  • Polish Jews captured by Germans during the suppression of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.

    Holocaust Forum

    Teacher's guide and supplementary media.

  • Eight Tuskegee Airmen in front of a P-40 fighter aircraft.

    The Tuskegee Airmen

    An all African American flying squadron established in Tuskegee, Alabama.

  • American troops approaching Omaha Beach, during the Invasion of Normandy on D-Day, 6 June 1944.

    World War II

    An Illustrated History.

  • Gen. Douglas MacArthur wades ashore during initial landings at Leyte, Philippine Islands.

    World War II (1939–1945)

    A collection of videos and photos from Knowitall.org.

Content for the Classroom

  • Two United States soldiers run past the remains of two German soldiers toward a bunker.

    World War I (1914–1918)

    A collection of media from Knowitall.org.

  • Textile factory with two women at machines, ca. 1910. Credits: Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress.

    American Women in the Great War

    Independent and educated, a figure known as the New Woman was emerging.

  • Men of U.S. 64th Regiment, 7th Infantry Division, celebrate the news of the Armistice, November 11, 1918.

    World War I

    An Illustrated History.

  • African American troops arrive in an ambulance at the American Red Cross military hospital in Auteuil, France. Credits: Library of Congress..

    PBS: The Great War

    Articles, video clips, and photos.

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