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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. Robert Kennedy, Martin Luther King, Poster Graphics, Cold War Propaganda, Space Race, Time Magazine, Magazine Covers, Magazine Front Cover, Space Program

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 Bomba Nuclear, Nuclear Bomb, Nuclear War, E Mc2, Thing 1, My Childhood Memories, School Memories, Family Memories, Thats The Way

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, Iconic Photos, Old Photos, Berlin Hauptstadt, German Soldier, Ddr Museum

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, John F Kennedy, Thats The Way, Interesting History, Before Us, Cold War

October 22, 1962

President John F. Kennedy tells the world that, owing to Soviet missiles in Cuba, the world is on the brink of nuclear war. Pretty scary stuff. With all those nuclear missiles pointed at each other, the Americans and the Soviets somehow managed to avoid destroying the planet. It's quite amazing when you think about it.

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, Military Photos, Military Art, East Germany, Berlin Germany, Marie Curie, Berlin Hauptstadt, Mahatma Gandhi

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 be...

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, Teaching History, Cartoon Shows, Political Cartoons, Vintage Posters

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, Vladimir Putin, Barack Obama, Cuba Fidel Castro, Che Guevara Quotes, Cuban Leader, Viva Cuba, Ernesto Che, 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, Bomb Shelter, Family Tv, Fallout New Vegas, Atomic Age, Monochrome Photography, The Grim, Cold War, Back In The Day

The grim history of Seattle's highway fallout shelter

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