USH kickoff March 14-17: Cold War timeline

Stalin, Truman and Churchill at Potsdam

Stalin, Truman and Churchill at Potsdam

Cold War timeline – the early years.    Fill in a date and brief description (in bold) for each event.    Use “The Americans” 18.1 click here – or other sources.   *Use quotes and page numbers when citing the work of others.   <copy/paste these items to a new post>

The United Nations (U.N) is created – June 26, 1945 – delegates from 50 nations sign the charter creating the United Nations.

Harry Truman elected President – 

the Potsdam conference –

Stalin’s speech –

“containment” policy –

Churchill’s “Iron Curtain” speech –

the Truman Doctrine –

the Marshall Plan –

the Berlin airlift –

the U.S. joins NATO –

150+ words total.  Include a relevant photo.

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