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Chapter 13

Yalta

Feb 1945

Iron Curtain Speech

March 5 1945

UN Charter

April 25 1945

Potsdam

July 1945

Hiroshima

1946

Iran Crisis

1946

Project Venona

1946

Long Telegram

February 1946

HUAC

1947

Truman Doctrine

1947

Loyalty Review Program

1947

Marshall Plan

1948

Alger Hiss

1948

NATO

1949

Chinese Revolution

1949

Berlin Airlift

1949

Rosenbergs

1950

Joseph McCarthy

1950

Korean War

1950 - 1953

McCarran Act

1950

Armistice with Korea

1951

MacArthur's Dismissal

April 1951

The Crucible

1953

Stalin dies

1953

Covert operations in Iran and Guatemala

feb 1953 - 1954

McCarthy's censure

1954

Tomorrow

1954

SEATO

1954

Taiwan Crisis

1954

Domino Theory

1954

Suez Crisis

1955

Warsaw Pact

1955

Krushchev delivers speech denouncing Stalin

Feb 1956

Riots in Hungary

October 1956

Eisenhower Doctrine

1957

U-2 spy plane

1960

Eisenhower's farewell address

Jan 17 1961

Chapter 14

Termination policy

1940 - 1960

GI Bill

1944

Taft-Hartley Act

1947

National Housing Act

1947

Election of 1948

1948

Soviets detonate H bomb

1949

I Love Lucy

1951

Elvis Presley becomes popular

1956

On the Road

1957

Sputnik

1957

Affluent Society

1958

Chapter 15

Castro takes over Cuba

1959

Election of 1960

1960

Alliance of Progress

1961

Bay of Pigs

April 1961

Berlin Wall goes up

June 1961

Peace Corps

September 1961

The Other America

1962

Engel v. Vitale

1962

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

John Glenn

1962

Camp Shriver

1962

Baker v. Carr

1962

Clean Air Act

1963

Abington School District v. Schempp

1963

Equal Pay Act

1963

Gideon v. Waiwright

1963

JFK's Assassination

Nov 23 1963

Neighborhood Youth Corps

1964

Equal Opportunity Act

1964

Office of Economic Opportunity

1964

Escobedo v Illinois

1964

Krushchev resigns

1964

Reynolds v. Sims

1964

Election of 1964

1964

Project Head Start

1965

Medicare

1965

Housing and Urban Development

1965

Higher Education Act

1965

Elementary and Secondary Education Act

1965

Medicaid

1965

Griswold v. Connecticut

1965

Demonstration Cities and Metropolitian Dev. Act

1966

Highway Safety Act

1966

Miranda v. Arizona

1966

Fair Packaging and Labeling Act

1966

Child Nutrition Act

1966

Special Olympics

1968

The Eagle

July 20 1969

Chapter 17

Gulf of Tonkin Resolution

Aug 1964

Tet Offensive

1968

Invasion of Cambodia

1970

US troops leave Vietnam

1973

Saigon falls to North Vietnamese Invasion

1975