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  • President Kennedys Cuban Missile Crisis Oval Office Address
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    President Kennedy's Cuban Missile Crisis Oval Office Address

    Archival footage of President John F. Kennedy’s Oval Office Address during the Cuban Missile Crisis. On October 22, 1962 President Kennedy addressed the nation on the build-up of Soviet nuclear…

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  • Cuban Missile Crisis Newsreel
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    Cuban Missile Crisis Newsreel

    A newsreel from October 1962 on the Cuban Missile Crisis was shown. On October 22, 1962, President John F. Kennedy announced the United States had discovered Soviet missile bases in Cuba.…

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  • Cuban Missile Crisis
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    Cuban Missile Crisis

    President Kennedy announced a naval blockade of Cuban waters because of a buildup of Russian missiles there.

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  • Bay of Pigs Invasion
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    Bay of Pigs Invasion

    President Kennedy spoke to the Society of Newspaper Editors about events in Cuba, which later became known as the Bay of Pigs Invasion. He emphasized that Cuban “patriots” had taken up arms…

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  • 40th Anniversary Cuban Missile Crisis
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    40th Anniversary Cuban Missile Crisis

    In honor of the 40th anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis, archival materials, including audiotapes from White House meetings and television footage from the time, were shown. An audiotape was…

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