A Life of Service: Harry Jacob Anslinger, 1892-1975
Born to immigrant parents of modest means, Harry Jacob Anslinger ran the Federal Bureau of Narcotics (FBN) for more than 30 years. Examine a trove of artifacts and photographs to unearth his momentous life story from railroad worker to FBN commissioner.
DEA: Air, Land, and Sea
Drug law enforcement knows no geographic or political borders. Uncover how DEA manages operations and investigations on all fronts—in the air, on the land, and on the sea.
The History of Drug use
Did you know some World War II soldiers grappled with morphine addiction? Choose a year to explore this topic and more in an interactive timeline that chronicles the history of drug use in America.
Cannabis, Coca, and Poppy: Nature's Addictive Plants
Nature is rich in diversity, but some of its bountiful plant life, if misused, is addicting and potentially deadly. Discover the science, history, and regulation of cannabis, coca, and opium poppy use.
Red Ribbon Week
Learn the history behind Red Ribbon Week and how communities across the country continue to take a stand and encourage everyone to live a healthy, drug-free life.