Senator JoeMcCarthy and“McCarthyism”
Senator JoeMcCarthy and“McCarthyism”   By: Ashley Arkfeld
About Joe McCarthy
About Joe McCarthy
About Joe McCarthy       Born: Nov. 14, 1908
About Joe McCarthy       Born: Nov. 14, 1908       Died: May 2, 1957
About Joe McCarthy       Born: Nov. 14, 1908       Died: May 2, 1957       Senator from Wisconsin
About Joe McCarthy       Born: Nov. 14, 1908       Died: May 2, 1957       Senator from Wisconsin       Founder of “McCart...
His Time in Office
His Time in OfficeU.S. Republican Senator from Wisconsin
His Time in OfficeU.S. Republican Senator from WisconsinIn Office: January 3, 1947- May 2, 1957
His Time in OfficeU.S. Republican Senator from WisconsinIn Office: January 3, 1947- May 2, 1957Came to power: Accused form...
His Time in OfficeU.S. Republican Senator from WisconsinIn Office: January 3, 1947- May 2, 1957Came to power: Accused form...
Other Jobs
Other JobsHe had many other jobs beforebecoming a Senator
Other JobsHe had many other jobs beforebecoming a SenatorMarines Captain
Other JobsHe had many other jobs beforebecoming a SenatorMarines Captain “Tail Gunner Joe”
Other JobsHe had many other jobs beforebecoming a SenatorMarines Captain “Tail Gunner Joe”Attorney
Other JobsHe had many other jobs beforebecoming a SenatorMarines Captain “Tail Gunner Joe”AttorneyJudge
“McCarthyism”
“McCarthyism”
“McCarthyism”Defined as, “the practice ofmaking accusations ofdisloyalty, subversion, ortreason without properregard for e...
“McCarthyism”Defined as, “the practice ofmaking accusations ofdisloyalty, subversion, ortreason without properregard for e...
“McCarthyism”Defined as, “the practice ofmaking accusations ofdisloyalty, subversion, ortreason without properregard for e...
Wheeling Speech
Wheeling SpeechFebruary 9, 1950
Wheeling SpeechFebruary 9, 1950Republican Women’s Club in Wheeling, West Virginia
Wheeling SpeechFebruary 9, 1950Republican Women’s Club in Wheeling, West VirginiaList of 205 names of “Communists” working...
Wheeling SpeechFebruary 9, 1950Republican Women’s Club in Wheeling, West VirginiaList of 205 names of “Communists” working...
Wheeling SpeechFebruary 9, 1950Republican Women’s Club in Wheeling, West VirginiaList of 205 names of “Communists” working...
Wheeling SpeechFebruary 9, 1950Republican Women’s Club in Wheeling, West VirginiaList of 205 names of “Communists” working...
Results of theWheeling Speech
Results of theWheeling SpeechState Department Employees-background checksConcern for Communism went upBlacklisting of Stat...
McCarthy’s Death
McCarthy’s Death
McCarthy’s Death      May 2, 1957 (48 years old)
McCarthy’s Death      May 2, 1957 (48 years old)      Was a Senator up until      death
McCarthy’s Death      May 2, 1957 (48 years old)      Was a Senator up until      death      Bethesda, Maryland at      Be...
McCarthy’s Death      May 2, 1957 (48 years old)      Was a Senator up until      death      Bethesda, Maryland at      Be...
McCarthy’s Death      May 2, 1957 (48 years old)      Was a Senator up until      death      Bethesda, Maryland at      Be...
Are You ACommunist?
Sources
Sourceshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_McCarthy
Sourceshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_McCarthyhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McCarthyism
Sourceshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_McCarthyhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McCarthyismhttp://www.nndb.com/people/490/...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_McCarthyhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McCarthyismhttp://www.nndb.com/people/490/0000513...
McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project
McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project
McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project
McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project
McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project
McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project
McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project
McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project
McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project
McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project
McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project
McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project
McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project

904 views

Published on

Published in: Education, News & Politics
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
904
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
11
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • \n
  • McCarthy and McCarthyism- Cold War Project

    1. 1. Senator JoeMcCarthy and“McCarthyism”
    2. 2. Senator JoeMcCarthy and“McCarthyism” By: Ashley Arkfeld
    3. 3. About Joe McCarthy
    4. 4. About Joe McCarthy
    5. 5. About Joe McCarthy Born: Nov. 14, 1908
    6. 6. About Joe McCarthy Born: Nov. 14, 1908 Died: May 2, 1957
    7. 7. About Joe McCarthy Born: Nov. 14, 1908 Died: May 2, 1957 Senator from Wisconsin
    8. 8. About Joe McCarthy Born: Nov. 14, 1908 Died: May 2, 1957 Senator from Wisconsin Founder of “McCarthyism”
    9. 9. His Time in Office
    10. 10. His Time in OfficeU.S. Republican Senator from Wisconsin
    11. 11. His Time in OfficeU.S. Republican Senator from WisconsinIn Office: January 3, 1947- May 2, 1957
    12. 12. His Time in OfficeU.S. Republican Senator from WisconsinIn Office: January 3, 1947- May 2, 1957Came to power: Accused formergovernor, La Follette of war profiteering
    13. 13. His Time in OfficeU.S. Republican Senator from WisconsinIn Office: January 3, 1947- May 2, 1957Came to power: Accused formergovernor, La Follette of war profiteeringWon general election 61.2% to 37.3%against Howard McMurray
    14. 14. Other Jobs
    15. 15. Other JobsHe had many other jobs beforebecoming a Senator
    16. 16. Other JobsHe had many other jobs beforebecoming a SenatorMarines Captain
    17. 17. Other JobsHe had many other jobs beforebecoming a SenatorMarines Captain “Tail Gunner Joe”
    18. 18. Other JobsHe had many other jobs beforebecoming a SenatorMarines Captain “Tail Gunner Joe”Attorney
    19. 19. Other JobsHe had many other jobs beforebecoming a SenatorMarines Captain “Tail Gunner Joe”AttorneyJudge
    20. 20. “McCarthyism”
    21. 21. “McCarthyism”
    22. 22. “McCarthyism”Defined as, “the practice ofmaking accusations ofdisloyalty, subversion, ortreason without properregard for evidence”
    23. 23. “McCarthyism”Defined as, “the practice ofmaking accusations ofdisloyalty, subversion, ortreason without properregard for evidence”Named after Joe McCarthy
    24. 24. “McCarthyism”Defined as, “the practice ofmaking accusations ofdisloyalty, subversion, ortreason without properregard for evidence”Named after Joe McCarthyMcCarthy used it whenaccusing people of beingCommunists in the Red Scare
    25. 25. Wheeling Speech
    26. 26. Wheeling SpeechFebruary 9, 1950
    27. 27. Wheeling SpeechFebruary 9, 1950Republican Women’s Club in Wheeling, West Virginia
    28. 28. Wheeling SpeechFebruary 9, 1950Republican Women’s Club in Wheeling, West VirginiaList of 205 names of “Communists” working in theState Department
    29. 29. Wheeling SpeechFebruary 9, 1950Republican Women’s Club in Wheeling, West VirginiaList of 205 names of “Communists” working in theState Department205 names were in a letter to James Byrnes, Secretaryof State
    30. 30. Wheeling SpeechFebruary 9, 1950Republican Women’s Club in Wheeling, West VirginiaList of 205 names of “Communists” working in theState Department205 names were in a letter to James Byrnes, Secretaryof StateNo audio was ever recorded
    31. 31. Wheeling SpeechFebruary 9, 1950Republican Women’s Club in Wheeling, West VirginiaList of 205 names of “Communists” working in theState Department205 names were in a letter to James Byrnes, Secretaryof StateNo audio was ever recordedStill much dispute over this speech
    32. 32. Results of theWheeling Speech
    33. 33. Results of theWheeling SpeechState Department Employees-background checksConcern for Communism went upBlacklisting of State DepartmentWorkersMcCarthy was called a liar
    34. 34. McCarthy’s Death
    35. 35. McCarthy’s Death
    36. 36. McCarthy’s Death May 2, 1957 (48 years old)
    37. 37. McCarthy’s Death May 2, 1957 (48 years old) Was a Senator up until death
    38. 38. McCarthy’s Death May 2, 1957 (48 years old) Was a Senator up until death Bethesda, Maryland at Bethesda Naval Hospital
    39. 39. McCarthy’s Death May 2, 1957 (48 years old) Was a Senator up until death Bethesda, Maryland at Bethesda Naval Hospital Official: acute hepatitis- inflammation of the liver
    40. 40. McCarthy’s Death May 2, 1957 (48 years old) Was a Senator up until death Bethesda, Maryland at Bethesda Naval Hospital Official: acute hepatitis- inflammation of the liver Press: Alcoholism
    41. 41. Are You ACommunist?
    42. 42. Sources
    43. 43. Sourceshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_McCarthy
    44. 44. Sourceshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_McCarthyhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McCarthyism
    45. 45. Sourceshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_McCarthyhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McCarthyismhttp://www.nndb.com/people/490/000051337/
    46. 46. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_McCarthyhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/McCarthyismhttp://www.nndb.com/people/490/000051337/

    ×