Today, on the eve of the 2016 Presidential election, in which the United States of America may elect the first female President in its history, we reflect back on the words of Nelson Mandela on what women in politics offer a nation.
Karen Chase, author of FDR on His Houseboat: The Larooco Log, 1924-1926, examines one of the lesser known periods of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's life, as he battled polio and retreated from public life to live onboard his houseboat.
In September 1780, Benedict Arnold, who had been a hero of the American Revolution, was discovered to be a traitor. Karen Lee of Ancestry looks back at his military service and notorious act of treason.
To celebrate the 80th anniversary of the publication of 'Gone with the Wind,' Ancestry staff genealogist Evan Christensen uncovers some family history about the author and the two acclaimed stars of the film, Clark Gable and Vivien Leigh.