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!
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.
Peep Shows, Sex, And Crack: 27 Photos Of Times Square At Its Lowest
When people only visited for sex and drugs.
400-Year-Old Artifacts Uncovered At First English Settlement In The New World
Archaeologists at Roanoke Island, North Carolina have just found 400-year-old artifacts believed to be from the mysterious Lost Colony, the first English settlement in North America.
The True Story Behind The Lizzie Borden Murders
Was Lizzie Borden just a sweet Sunday School teacher, unfairly blamed for her parents' deaths? Or did she brutally and methodically murder her parents -- and get away with it?
14 Places That Probably Stole America’s Flag — And The One America Stole From
There's no such thing as an original idea.
How William Sebold Took Down The Largest Nazi Spy Ring In U.S. History
This was the furthest the Nazis had ever infiltrated into America.
How Did The Rock Know About Osama Bin Laden’s Death Before Anyone Else?
Plus: See President Obama's address to the nation from that historic night.
The Dark Side of George Washington
Our first president was one of our best — but for reasons that have more to do with cunning than courage.