Origins of Cold War

Progress

YaltaTimeline

  • 1945 // United Nations
  • 1946 // Kennan’s Long Telegram
  • 1946 // Iron Curtain Speech
  • 1947 // Truman Doctrine
  • 1947 // National Security Act
  • 1947-48 // Marshall Plan
  • 1948-49// Berlin Airlift
  • 1949 // NATO
  • 1949 // Communist China
  • 1950 // NSC-68
  • 1950-53 // Korean War

The “Wise Men” and Containment Policy

Kennan

 

Memos

Progressive Alternatives:  Henry Wallace

Wallace

America and Dickinson College Confront McCarthyism

  • 1954 Debate over Censure for Sen. Joseph McCarthy (R-WI)

  • 1956 Firing of Dickinson professor and subsequent AAUP censure

LaVallee