1946-1974 C.Hitt

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Presidents

Harry S. Truman

1945 - 1953

Dwight D. Eisenhower

1953 - 1961

John F. Kennedy

1961 - 1963

Lyndon B. Johnson

1963 - 1969

Richard M. Nixon

1969 - 1974

Gerald R. Ford

1974 - 1977

Legislation, Amendments, Supreme Court

Brown vs. Board of Education

1954

Baker vs. Carr

1962

Reynolds vs. Sims

1964

Civil Rights act of 1964

1964

24 Amendment Ratified

1965

Voting Rights Act of 1965

1965

World Events

Berlin Wall Construction

1949 - 1961

Korean War

1950 - 1953

Montgomery Bus Boycott

1955 - 1956

Vietnam War

1959 - 1975

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

March on Washington

1963

Technology

Atomic Bomb

1945

transistor

1947

Northeast Blackout

1965

Clean Air Act

1970

EPA Formed

1970

Mangna Doodle

1974

Society and Culture

Baby Boom

1940 - 1955

Jackie Joins the Dogers

1947

Marshall Plan

1947

Freedom Rides

1961

The Beatles

1964

Feminism

1970