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Cold War Websites
Berlin Wall Online
Includes history, photographs, and timeline about the Berlin Wall.
Cold War International History Project
The Cold War International History Project (CWIHP) was established at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C., in 1991 with the generous support of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.
The Project supports the full and prompt release of historical materials by governments on all sides of the Cold War, and seeks to accelerate the process of integrating new sources, materials and perspectives from the former "Communist bloc" with the historiography of the Cold War which has been written over the past few decades largely by Western scholars reliant on Western archival sources.
Cold War Museum
The Cold War Museum is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to education, preservation, and research on the global, ideological, and political confrontations between East and West from the end of World War II to the dissolution of the Soviet Union.
Search for cold war information includes texts, movies, audio and images.
Presidential Recordings Digital Edition
The online portal for annotated transcripts of the White House tapes published by the Presidential Recordings Program (PRP). Recordings of Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon.
Berliln Blockade and Airlift
The Marshall Plan
Provides information on the plan, speeches, interviews, posters and film from the George C. Marshall Foundation.
The Marshall Plan Exhibit
National Archives digital image of the Marshall Plan document.
Truman and the Marshall Plan
This collection focuses on the Marshall Plan. The collection includes 52 documents totaling 441 pages covering the years 1946 through 1953.
The Avalon Project Documents- Cold War
A Decade of American Foreign Policy Basic Documents 1941-1949.
Collection of documents, oral history transcripts, and photographs from the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
Central Intelligence Agency Documents
On the Front Lines of the Cold War: Documents on the Intelligence War in Berlin, 1946-1961.
The Cold War Era : National Archives
This web page provides links and citations to NARA-prepared or NARA-sponsored sources of information about this Cold War documentation.
Harvard Project on the Soviet Social System Online
The digital collection consists chiefly of summary transcripts of 705 interviews conducted with refugees from the USSR during the early years of the Cold War.
Literature and Culture of the American 1950s
This searchable site features an extensive, alphabetical list of links and readings on the American 1950s and links to Cold War sites
National Security Archives
The National Security Archive's continually growing collection of Electronic Briefing Books (EBBs) provide timely online access to critical declassified records on issues including U.S. national security, foreign policy, diplomatic and military history, intelligence policy, and much more. Updated frequently, the EBBs represent just a small sample of the documents in our published and unpublished collections.
Origins of the Cold War
Digital documentation from the Harry. S. Truman Presidential Library.
Wilson Center Digital Archives- The Cold War
The Cold War International History Project (CWIHP) has amassed a tremendous collection of archival documents on the Cold War era from the once secret archives of former communist countries.
Military Related Websites
Strategic Studies Institute
Who is SSI?
The Strategic Studies Institute of the U.S. Army War College publishes national security and strategic research and analysis which serves to influence policy debate and bridge the gap between Military and Academia.
MERLN (the Military Education Research Library Network) is a comprehensive website devoted to international military education outreach. It represents a consortium of military education research libraries that work together to provide access to a variety of unique electronic resources for the use of researchers and scholars.
Department of Defence Dictionary of Military Terms
The DOD Dictionary is managed by the Joint Education and Doctrine Division, J-7, Joint Staff. All approved joint definitions, acronyms, and abbreviations are contained in Joint Publication 1-02, DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms 08 November 2010, as amended through 15 March 2012.
U.S. Army Center of Military History
The Center Of Military History (CMH), which reports to the Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the Army, is responsible for the appropriate use of history throughout the United States Army. Traditionally, this mission has meant recording the official history of the Army in both peace and war, while advising the Army Staff on historical matters.