Cold War

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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, Thats The Way, My Memory, Cold War

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, American History, Jfk Jr, John F Kennedy, Thats The Way, Interesting History, Before Us, Cold War, World 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, Steve Jobs

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…

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. Native American History, American Civil War, British History, Military Girlfriend, Military Love, Military Spouse, Rare Historical Photos, Bomb Shelter, Family Tv

The grim history of Seattle's highway fallout shelter

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