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1964 Fallout Shelter Advertisement - The advertisement includes the both the CD logo and the guarantee of "Evaluated and Accepted by CIVIL DEFENSE" Vintage Advertisements, Vintage Ads, Nuclear War, Nuclear Bomb, Bomb Shelter, Atomic Age, Old Ads, Fallout, American History

Pools to fallout shelters not a huge leap

Another sign-of-the-times ad, as seen in the Sept. 3, 1964, edition of the Express: A fallout shelter could have been yours for the price of $1,487 fully installed (that’s $11,219 in today…

A Titan II intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) launched from an underground silo at Vandenberg AFB during the Cold War era. Military Weapons, Military Aircraft, Arkansas, Strategic Air Command, Ballistic Missile, Weapon Of Mass Destruction, Nuclear War, Us Air Force, Special Forces

El accidente del misil nuclear que en 1980 estuvo a punto de borrar del mapa el Estado de Arkansas

Mucho se está hablando en los últimos días del lanzamiento el pasado 13 de abril sobre la población Afgana de Achin, por parte de los Estados Unidos, del misil GBU-43 (conocido popularmente como ‘la madre de todas las bombas’) y el poder de destrucción de la misma.

@greathistory posted to Instagram: John Glenn, the first American in orbit, 1962.  Glenn62 - Space Race - Wikipedia . Use the Netflix History 101 Series to bring the space race to brilliant life! These History 101 Worksheets go with Episode 2: Space Race. 40 Multiple-Choice Questions in PDF, plus Examview and Blackboard formats for distance learning! Episode 2 is suitable for any history class that covers the Cold War! Examines how the advent of the atomic age spurred both the United States… Project Mercury, John Glenn, Nasa Astronauts, Space Race, Atomic Age, History Class, Through The Looking Glass, Cold War, Cover Photos

@greathistory posted to Instagram: John Glenn, the first American in orbit, 1962. Glenn62 - Space Race - Wikipedia . Use the Netflix History 101 Series to bring the space race to brilliant life! These History 101 Worksheets go with Episode 2: Space Race. 40 Multiple-Choice Questions in PDF, plus Examview and Blackboard formats for distance learning! Episode 2 is suitable for any history class that covers the Cold War! Examines how the advent of the atomic age spurred both the United States…

Survival Under Atomic Attack, a U. government booklet published by the Executive Office of the President, the National Security Resources Board, and the Civil Defense Office, Bomba Nuclear, Nuclear War, Nuclear Fallout Shelter, Atomic Age, Tumblr, Cold War, Vintage Ads, Vintage Vibes, Vintage Ephemera

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Fallout shelter for sale in the Yellow Pages. "Will increase your chances of survival by per cent"(Not really sure fibreglass would be too useful in a nuclear war. Vintage Advertisements, Vintage Ads, Vintage Posters, Retro Advertising, Vintage Ephemera, Fallout, Cold War Propaganda, Bomba Nuclear, Marketing

Back in the day, you could buy a fallout shelter in the Yellow Pages

In the early Sixties, you could thumb through the Yellow Pages to find a plumber, exterminator, or nuclear defense vault. Here's one such ad from the 1962 Philadelphia Yellow Pages. "Increase your chances of survival by 4,000 percent!"

These radiation protection posters were produced at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in the late where most of the work was done on the Manhattan Project. Before the Cold War was in full effect, these posters warned of dangers that would come to define Vintage Advertisements, Vintage Ads, Vintage Posters, Vintage Medical, Retro Ads, Vintage Comics, Vintage Style, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Military

How to stay safe in the atomic age: Charming posters from 1947 which show the health risks from radiation

It was the dawn of a chilling new age where whole cities could be wiped out with one terrifyingly advanced bomb. But America’s attempt to educate its citizens on the health risks arising from the nuclear threat were a little less sophisticated.

Paranoia In The Age Of Anxiety – Operation Alert – 1959 – Past.Paranoia In The Age Of Anxiety – Operation Al Vintage Advertisements, Vintage Ads, Cold War Propaganda, Patriotic Posters, Atomic Age, Atomic Punk, Ww2 Posters, Nuclear War, Emergency Management

Paranoia In The Age Of Anxiety – Operation Alert – 1959 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Operation Alert 1959 – Conelrad Emergency Broadcast – Gordon Skene Sound Collection If the Cold War period wasn’t frightening enoug…

"If Russia and the Communist should win the next world war, many American men would be sterilized. In case the Communist should conquer, our women would be helpless beneath the boots of the Asiatic Russians." Anti-Communist propaganda, via Open Culture Cold War Propaganda, Communist Propaganda, Propaganda Art, Photo Vintage, Vintage Photos, World History, World War, London History, Vintage Advertisements

Anti-Communist propaganda is more awesome than any horror movie poster

Horror movies and Weird Tales magazine have given us some beautiful, spooky and unnerving works of art. But if you really want a dose of scary brilliance? Check out the posters that warned people of the evils of Communism. These are scarier, and more beautiful, than pretty much any horror art you've seen.

What the Cold War Can Teach Us About How Art Shapes Ideologies in Times of Conflict Role Image, Harry Truman, John Kennedy, Communism, Global Art, Soviet Union, Vietnam War, Cold War, Historian

What the Cold War Can Teach Us About How Art Shapes Ideologies in Times of Conflict

A new book looks at the role images played in the construction of ideology in the US and the Soviet Union during the Cold War.

Historic posters, prints and art for sale. These WWII posters were created to support the war effort, increase sales of war bonds, encourage enlistment and improve morale and support of the war. Our WWII Posters are museum quality reproductions. Cold War Propaganda, Propaganda Art, Civil Air Patrol, Ww2 Posters, Nuclear War, Emergency Management, Civil Service, Dad Day, Atomic Age

All Roads Lead to Civil Defense: Threats have evolved, and so must we.

Our very survival as a nation in a (plausible) worst-case scenario depends on each individual community working to be as prepared and as resilient as it can be. Non-profit civil defense organizations can play a key role.

 Now Chemcraft has ATOMIC ENERGY! - Chemcraft chemistry set advert detail, December 1947 Safe, exciting Atomic Energy Experiments make Chemcraft more fun than ever before. And listen, fellows. Retro Ads, Vintage Advertisements, Vintage Ads, Vintage Stuff, Retro Advertising, Vintage Rock, Vintage Posters, Chemistry Set, Kids Part

Chemcraft Atomic 2

From Dec. 1947 Popular Science. Practical follow-up to the version later advertised here. Blogged in Sh**house Rat. Appeared in Fifties Classic 1957. Posted at http://www.blinkbits.com/bits/viewtopic/chemcraft_atomic_2?t=2483853. Also: A blog called El Ángel de Olavide Also: blogged here.