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US History: Living History Project (2024)

Reference, primary sources, news coverage, and web resources to help you contextualize the period of U.S. history you are researching.

1960s: Kennedy Administration


The Century: America's Time: 1960-64
Poisoned Dreams (45:00)
Continuity & Change (10:17)
More on JFK:
JFK: The legacy of America's 35th president (10:14)
JFK's Leadership: From Civil Rights Act to Berlin Wall Visit (5:29)

Peace Corps
Cuban Missile Crisis
Bay of Pigs

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