Sites dealing with primary documents about the Cold War. This includes various government statements, documents, declarations and treaties.
A brief information article stating the major points agreed upon.
The Avalon Project at Yale Law School : The Cold War
Includes transcripts of important and landmarking documents that "legalized" major events of the Cold War. Part of the Avalon Project at Yale.
Documents concerning government and intelligence activities, from Cold-War era to the present time.
An address by United States Secretary of State on April 22, 1957.
The Eisenhower Doctrine - A Message to Congress
The President's message to Congress, January 5, 1957.
Exchange of Notes on the Berlin Wall, 1961
Communications between the United States and the U.S.S.R.
Intelligence Resource Program - U-2 Documents
In May 1960, an American U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union and its pilot captured. This site provides American and Soviet telegrams, memorandums, and other documents related to the U-2 Incident. Includes background notes.
The Iron Curtain
Part of the Great Speeches collection made by Winston Churchill.
The Lesson of Cuba
Delivered by President Kennedy before the American Society of Newspaper Editors at Washington, D.C., April 20, 1961.
Reply to Churchill
Joseph Stalin's response to Winston Churchill in an interview with Pravda.
Speech to the RFSR Teacher's Congress on Cuba
Spoken by Nikita Khruschchev July 9, 1960.
Statement on the Eisenhower Doctrine
A response by TASS on January 14 1957.
Speeches made by Nikita Khrushchev and Dwight Eisenhower on May 16 1960.
Towards a Strategy of Peace
An address by President Kennedy at The American University, Washington, D.C., June 10, 1963.
The Truman Doctrine
Documents, a lesson plan, and reference to an oral history.
The Truman Doctrine, 1947
The President's address before a joint session of Congress.
The U-2 Incident 1960
Papers relating to the shooting down of an unarmed American civilian aircraft over the Soviet Union.
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