Chapter 26, The Cold War by Tyree Dean and Malory Gerst

  • The establishment of the United Nations in San Francisco

    The establishment of the United Nations in San Francisco
    '' United Nations'', this was coined by president Franklin D. Roosevelt. This is where 26 nations pledged thir governments to continue to fight axis-powers.
  • The Yalta Conference

    The Yalta Conference
    You may have also heard called the ''Argounaut conference''. Was the meeting for many powerful heads at the time. Some important people there were President Fraklin D. Roosevelt, Prime Minister Winston Churchill, and General Joseph Stalin. Here they discussed Europe's post-war organization.
  • The Potsdam Conference

    The Potsdam Conference
    the Potsdam Conference was held in Ceilienhof. It lasted from July 16- August 2. Jus 9 weeks later on ''V-E day'', The goals of the conference were reached, the establishment of post-war order, peace treaties issues, and countering the effects of war.
  • The Army-McCarthy Hearings

    The Army-McCarthy Hearings
    this was a series pf hearings held by the United States. The hearings were called to investigate conflicting accusations between the U.S. army and Senator McCarthy. We did this because we had suspected communism in our Army
  • The launch of Sputnik

    The launch of Sputnik
    This is the day that history would change forever. This is the day that the Soviet's had finally launched a succesful Sputnik. On July someday of the 1955 year, the United States decided that they would do the same. This is how we can see earth from different views and angles.
  • The U-2 incident

    The U-2 incident
    On may 1st 1960, During the presidency of President Dwight D. Eisenhower. A United States U-2 incident was shot down out of the sky.