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The Cuban Missile Crisis


Timeline of the Cuban Missile Crisis


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Khrushchev and Kennedy
Khrushchev and Kennedy

Khrushchev
Khrushchev
Castro
Castro
Kennedy
Kennedy


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U-2 Photo of the 1st IRBM site under construction

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Missile Range

Video Summary of the Cuban Missile Crisis (link becuase this video could not be embedded)

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Newspaper Article
Newspaper Article
Naval Blockade
Naval Blockade


Nikitia Khrushchev's Letter to John F. Kennedy
Translation of Khrushchev's Letter

John F. Kennedy' letter to Khrushchev, November 6, 1962
For more documents during the Cuban Missile Crisis click here. This website contains documents including Minutes of meetings in the White House, CIA pages, letters to Cuba from the USSR, Navy documents and much, much more. To listen to audio files from the White House during the Cuban Missile Crisis click here.