Cuban Missile  Crisis - 50 years ago this month.  Thirteen days on the brink of WWIII.

Cuban Missile Crisis - 50 years ago this month. Thirteen days on the brink of WWIII.

JFK and LBJ during the Cuban Missle Crisis (1962) – The crisis brought the US within an eyelash of World War III

JFK and LBJ during the Cuban Missle Crisis (1962) – The crisis brought the US within an eyelash of World War III

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50 years after Cuban missile crisis: closer than you thought to World War III

Map used during the secret meetings on the Cuban Missile Crisis - shows the full range of the missiles being made in Cuba (October, 1962)

Map used during the secret meetings on the Cuban Missile Crisis - shows the full range of the missiles being made in Cuba (October, 1962)

lJFK and LBJ during the Cuban Missle Crisis (1962) – The US was within hours of World War III

lJFK and LBJ during the Cuban Missle Crisis (1962) – The US was within hours of World War III

Capt. Jean Carr was Air Force nurse during Cuban Missle Crisis and Vietnam War – War Tales

Capt. Jean Carr was Air Force nurse during Cuban Missle Crisis and Vietnam War – War Tales

To The Brink: JFK and the Cuban Missile Crisis - Based on the exhibition by the National Archives and the JFK library, this site contains photos and documents presented chronologically. Documents include Kennedy's speeches and letters exchanged with Khrushchev. Several recordings of Kennedy and McNamara discussing the possibilities in Cuba. (11/29/14)

To The Brink: JFK and the Cuban Missile Crisis - Based on the exhibition by the National Archives and the JFK library, this site contains photos and documents presented chronologically. Documents include Kennedy's speeches and letters exchanged with Khrushchev. Several recordings of Kennedy and McNamara discussing the possibilities in Cuba. (11/29/14)

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