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Cold War

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Front Cover Space Race in TIME - during the Cold War the Soviet Union and the United States were competing in everything. Both sides felt the space race was particularly important in proving who was more economically and socially advanced. World History, World War Ii, Martin Luther King, Poster Graphics, Cold War Propaganda, Communist Propaganda, Space Race, Time Magazine, Magazine Covers

space race | Modern American History

Front Cover Space Race in TIME During the Cold War the Soviet Union and the United States were competing in everything

Duck and cover and don't look at the blast -School nuclear bomb drill during the Cold War. thats the way it was Nuclear Bomb, Nuclear War, Bomba Nuclear, Thats The Way, My Childhood Memories, World History, History Pics, History Timeline, The Good Old Days

Tiger's Den Recreational Center for Teenagers - Spring Valley, New York

Recreational Center for Teenagers Opened 1950 Supported by public contributions Youth Activities Committee of Spring Valley, Inc. Spring Valley, New York Established 1944

East German soldier named Hans Conrad Schumann who famously defected to West Germany during the construction of the Berlin Wall in I love this photo! European History, World History, World War Ii, American History, East Germany, Berlin Germany, Berlin Berlin, Iconic Photos, Old Photos

East German soldier named Hans Conrad Schumann who famously defected to West Germany during the construction of the Berlin Wall in 1961.

October 1962 President John F. Kennedy tells the world that, owing to Soviet missiles in Cuba, the world is on the brink of nuclear war. - I was flying with Uncle Sam's Navy then and things got a bit "tense. American Presidents, Us Presidents, American History, Jfk Jr, Nuclear War, John F Kennedy, Noam Chomsky, Thats The Way, Interesting History

October 22, 1962

October 22, 1962, President John F. Kennedy tells the world that we are on the brink of nuclear war.

A barricade erected by the East German authorities to strengthen the existing barriers dividing East and West Berlin. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images). World History Facts, History Photos, West Berlin, Berlin Wall, East Germany, Berlin Germany, Marie Curie, Berlin Hauptstadt, Rda

Old Photos of Life Around the Berlin Wall in the 1960s

This is what everyday life around the Berlin Wall in the 1960s looked like. A German women hangs clothing out to dry on a line strung between a tree and the Berlin Wall, Germany, November 13, 1963 (Photo by Express Newspapers/Getty Images). Two men open a hollow metal drum used by three West German men to bring their girlfriends over the border from East Berlin, Germany, 1965. (Photo by Express Newspapers/Getty Images) Sightseers climb onto a bus to look at the newly-built Berlin Wall…

Great Cuban Missile Crisis Editorial Cartoon: President Kennedy to Premier Khrushchev: :"Let's Get a Lock for This Thing" . History Projects, Book Projects, Cold War Propaganda, Satirical Illustrations, Ap World History, Nuclear War, Teaching History, Cartoon Shows, Political Cartoons

apus-a - sixties political cartoons

herbert block cartoon washington post 1956 cold war | Let’s Get a Lock for This Thing” (25)

Luis Korda, Fidel Castro and Camilo Cienfuegos, Havana, Cuba, January Cienfuegos, Barack Obama, Cuba Fidel Castro, Che Guevara Quotes, Cuban Leader, Viva Cuba, Ernesto Che Guevara, Military History, Socialism

july 26,1953 – Fidel Castro and his brother Raúl led a group of approximately 160 rebels in an unsuccessful attack on the Moncada Barracks, thus beginning the Cuban Revolution.

Marie Graskamp of Milwaukee shows people how to potentially enter a bomb shelter, should one be necessary. Rare Historical Photos, Military Girlfriend, Military Spouse, Bomb Shelter, Family Tv, Fallout New Vegas, Women In History, British History, Ancient History

The grim history of Seattle's highway fallout shelter

Waiting for the end of the world in the Emerald City.