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World War II: The Senate and the Nation's Capital
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Close-up photo of Winston Churchill speaking in Senate Chamber.
Prime Minister Churchill warns Congress and the American people, 'The forces ranged against us are enormous; they are bitter; they are ruthless... We have, therefore, without doubt, a time of tribulation before us.' December 26, 1941. [Library of Congress]