From America’s most famous folk heroes to beautiful photographs of John F. Kennedy, enjoy All That Is Interesting’s fascinating articles about American history!
What Brooklyn Looked Like Before The Hipster Invasion
This was Brooklyn before it became a haven for luxury condos and artisanal pickle shops.
The Five Most Bad Ass Women Of The Civil War
From spies to soldiers to doctors, these are the smart, brave, patriotic women of the Civil War that forever changed America.
Life Inside Japanese Internment Camps
Unsurprisingly, this truth doesn't often appear in U.S. history books.
The Atomic Bombing Of Nagaski Almost Didn’t Happen
Discover the seldom-heard story of the Nagasaki bombing -- how it happened and why it came very close to not happening at all.
Here’s How People Attempted To Deny Women The Right To Vote
These are a must-see for anyone who thinks that a woman running for president isn't a big deal.
The True Story Of Belle Boyd, Confederate Spy
Boyd's exploits became so infamous that people began to impersonate her.
Aaron Burr And Alexander Hamilton: The Men Behind The Myths
Here's what history gets wrong about one of our greatest, most misunderstood founding fathers.
The Sad Origins Of Why We Tell Kids Not To Take Candy From A Stranger
Before Adam Walsh and Etan Patz' disappearances galvanized millions, there was the sad story of Charley Ross.
4 Popular Myths About July Fourth And American Independence
You and your teachers have been getting a whole lot wrong.