Cold War Additional Resources

Cold War Activities

McCarthyism Lesson Plan

Cold War Web Links


Excellent website from the BBC with articles on a variety of Cold War topics from British point of view

Air and Space 

Online exhibit from Smithsonian Air and Space Museum on the Space Race


Article from Britannica on McCarthyism and Television

Living Room Candidate 

Amazing website with presidential campaign advertisements from 1952 to the present

Pop History 

Article on impact of Estes Keafauver’s televised hearings on organized crime

Estes Kefaver Primary Source Collection

Eisenhower Farewell Address (Military Industrial Complex)

John F. Kennedy Inaugural Address