World War I, French Cargo Ship, German Navy Ship,, 1910s
The Three Mile Island accident was a partial meltdown of reactor number 2 of Three Mile Island Nuclear Generating Station in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, near Harrisburg, and subsequent radiation leak that occurred on March 28, 1979. It is the most significant accident in U.S. commercial nuclear power plant history
The Second Boer War (11 October 1899 – 31 May 1902), also known as the Boer War, the Anglo-Boer War, or the South African War, was fought between the British Empire and two independent Boer states, the South African Republic (Republic of Transvaal) and the Orange Free State, over the Empire's influence in South Africa.
The First Indochina War began in French Indochina on December 19, 1946, and lasted until July 20, 1954. Fighting between French forces and their Việt Minh opponents in the south dated from September 1945
World War I, German U-Boat, Sinks Ship, 1910s
World War II, British Ships at Sea, 1910s
Nazi blitzkrieg through western Europe. Battle of Dunkirk and evacuation. Fall of France. Battle of Britain and London blitz. British defeat Italians in North Africa. Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union. American mobilization and munitions factories.
Soviet Propaganda, Russian Revolution, Civl War, Communism, Bolsheviks, Soviet Union, 1910s - 1950s
Soviet Propaganda, World War I, Russian Revolution, Communism, Civil War, Bolsheviks, Soviet Union, 1910s
President Truman honour ceremony in Canada. Truman signs Marshall Plan. Marshall Plan (officially the European Recovery Program, ERP) was an American initiative passed in 1948 for foreign aid to Western Europe. The United States transferred over $15 billion (equivalent to $130 billion in 2019) in economic recovery programs to Western European economies after the end of World War II.
The North Atlantic Treaty, also referred to as the Washington Treaty, is the treaty that forms the legal basis of, and is implemented by, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). The treaty was signed in Washington, D.C. on 4 April 1949.
Newsreel from April of 1945 looking back on the presidency of Franklin Roosevelt