Early Cold War<br />Late 1940s, 1950s, and Early 1960s<br />
A War of ideology<br />After WWII, Communism and Capitalism divided the world<br />Truman of the US and                  S...
Fearing Communism<br />Satellite Nations<br />
Iron Curtain<br />Containment Theory<br />Truman Doctrine<br />Winston Churchill coined the term “iron curtain” by describ...
Surprise Victory in 1948<br />Truman re-elected President<br />
The Shocks Continue<br />Above: NATO Countries and others<br />Top Right: Communist leader of China, Mao Zedong<br />Middl...
On the Homefront<br />IKE, Baby Boom, American Lifestyles<br />
St. Lawrence Seaway<br />
Civil Rights on the Home front<br />Baseball player Jackie Robinson<br />Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat<br />The L...
Kennedy Becomes President<br />John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address contains his famous line, “. . . ask not what your coun...
Berlin Wall<br />Built 1961<br />Major symbol of Cold War<br />Divided Communist Europe from Western Europe<br />
Kennedy VS. Castro and Khrushchev <br />Bay of Pigs Invasion and the Cuban Missile Crisis<br />Captured US-backed Cuban ex...
Civil Rights Movements Continue<br />Southern Leadership Conference<br />Freedom Riders<br />South’s Response: click here<...
Tragedy in Dallas<br />Left: Lee Harvey Oswald  in custody for the Kennedy assassination<br />JFK assassinated November 22...
The Fight For Civil Rights Continues <br />Top: President Lyndon B. Johnson<br />Above: Cesar Chavez<br />
Photo Citations<br />Slide 2<br />21stcenturywaves.com<br />shs.umsystem.edu<br />thenakedtruthinaconfusedworld.blogspot.c...
Photo Citations Continued<br />Slide 12<br />news.bbc.co.uk<br />britannica.com<br />squidoo.com<br />cubanmissilecrisis.i...
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  1. 1. Early Cold War<br />Late 1940s, 1950s, and Early 1960s<br />
  2. 2. A War of ideology<br />After WWII, Communism and Capitalism divided the world<br />Truman of the US and Stalin of the USSR<br />
  3. 3. Fearing Communism<br />Satellite Nations<br />
  4. 4. Iron Curtain<br />Containment Theory<br />Truman Doctrine<br />Winston Churchill coined the term “iron curtain” by describing the situation in Europe.<br />
  5. 5. Surprise Victory in 1948<br />Truman re-elected President<br />
  6. 6. The Shocks Continue<br />Above: NATO Countries and others<br />Top Right: Communist leader of China, Mao Zedong<br />Middle Right: Korea divided on the 38th parallel<br />Bottom Right: Truman meeting with General Douglas MacArthur<br />
  7. 7. On the Homefront<br />IKE, Baby Boom, American Lifestyles<br />
  8. 8. St. Lawrence Seaway<br />
  9. 9. Civil Rights on the Home front<br />Baseball player Jackie Robinson<br />Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat<br />The Little Rock Nine escorted by guards<br />
  10. 10. Kennedy Becomes President<br />John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address contains his famous line, “. . . ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.”<br />Nixon and Kennedy in the first ever televised Presidential debates<br />
  11. 11. Berlin Wall<br />Built 1961<br />Major symbol of Cold War<br />Divided Communist Europe from Western Europe<br />
  12. 12. Kennedy VS. Castro and Khrushchev <br />Bay of Pigs Invasion and the Cuban Missile Crisis<br />Captured US-backed Cuban exiles<br />
  13. 13. Civil Rights Movements Continue<br />Southern Leadership Conference<br />Freedom Riders<br />South’s Response: click here<br />March on Washington<br />
  14. 14. Tragedy in Dallas<br />Left: Lee Harvey Oswald in custody for the Kennedy assassination<br />JFK assassinated November 22, 1963<br />
  15. 15. The Fight For Civil Rights Continues <br />Top: President Lyndon B. Johnson<br />Above: Cesar Chavez<br />
  16. 16. Photo Citations<br />Slide 2<br />21stcenturywaves.com<br />shs.umsystem.edu<br />thenakedtruthinaconfusedworld.blogspot.com<br />Slide 3<br />russia-ukraine-travel.com<br />ibhistorytopics.com<br />Slide 4<br />poorwilliam.net<br />pbs.org<br />apuseast.wikispaces.com<br />Slide 5<br />duanegraham.wordpress.com<br />nndb.com<br />pedrofeliz3b.wordpress.com<br />Slide 6<br />britannica.com<br />theleftanchor.com<br />trumanlibrary.org<br />Slide 7<br />rogerhollander.wordpress.com<br />kqed.org<br />jwarner2012.glogster.com<br />eonline.com<br />seedandsprout.com<br />Slide 8<br />daphne.palomar.edu<br />johngushue.typepad.com<br />Slide 9<br />educationalsynthesis.org<br />jackierobinsonfacts.com<br />ipelf.com<br />Slide 10<br />logosinstitute.net<br />mediabistro.com<br />Slide 11<br />iancfriedman.com<br />
  17. 17. Photo Citations Continued<br />Slide 12<br />news.bbc.co.uk<br />britannica.com<br />squidoo.com<br />cubanmissilecrisis.info<br />latinamericanstudies.org<br />Slide 13<br />boncherry.com<br />Slide 14<br />examiner.com<br />tampabay.com<br />jmassier.blogspot.com<br />Slide 15<br />pulitzer.org<br />jlcauvin.com<br />americaslibrary.gov<br />Slide 17<br />Google.com<br />
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