Marshall High School: Mrs. Thompson and Mrs. Johnson’s Project on the Cold War
Library Online Resources
In the “Online Resources” section of the Deschutes Public Library website (www.deschuteslibrary.org/onlineresources
check out the databases in the Homework category! Use your library card (including
Library Linx cards) to log in, or use them at a public library. Do a keyword search
or browse the categories in these databases for magazine and journal articles covering
History.com: the Cold War
An encyclopedia of Cold War information.
The Cold War Museum
Explore the timeline and try some trivia.
The Avalon Project: 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.
The Cold War Files
Events, people, and documents related to the Cold War.
The Cold War: Nuclear Arms Race
The development of nuclear arms in the Cold War era.
NuclearFiles.org: the Cold War
Learn about the Cuban Missile Crisis and more.
Brutal Divide: Life at the birth of the Berlin Wall
View this photo essay from Life Magazine about Germans encountering
the newly built Wall.
Chronicle of the Berlin Wall
Click through the years to learn about the Wall’s history.
History of Communism, 1919-2002
While the website has a Washington state focus, there are great
articles following the timeline of the Communist Party, including the “War and Red
Scare” era of 1940-1960.