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World War II Remembered: Leaders, Battles & Heroes

As part of the World War II Remembered exhibit this series of articles was written as an in depth look at stories pulled from our "World War II Participants and Contemporaries" collection from the Archives.

May 2014 - Dr. Maxwell Glen Berry (Mission, KS)

December 2013 - Helen Genevieve Hill Boyce (Cherokee, OK)

November 2013 - Jeanne Emilie Perret Betcher (Kearny, NJ)

September 2013 - Stanley T. "Stan" Bahner (Topeka, KS)

August 2013 - Charles Cousins "Sonny" Johnson, III (Ft. Worth, TX)

July 2013 - Herbert Eugene "Gene" Book, Jr. (Chapman, KS)


Getting to Know George

Getting to Know George was a weekly series leading to the opening of the Acts of Congress exhibit at the Eisenhower Presidential Library on April 23, 2013.

1732 - 1752: Young George

1753 - 1774: Military Leader and Planter

1775 - 1781: General Washington

1782 - 1788: American Statesman

1789 - 1797: President Washington

1797 - 1799: Father of our Country

Want to learn more about the presidents? Visit the Presidential Timeline.