Cold War—Red Badges, Bombs, and the Berlin Wall
Lecture no. 14 from the course: Experiencing America: A Smithsonian Tour through American History
Taught by Professor Richard Kurin | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Survey selected Smithsonian artifacts that capture the trajectory of the Cold War—from a 1930s patriotic union badge worn by labor leader John L. Lewis, to the Enola Gay bomber that ended World War II, to a 1950s fallout shelter and a piece of the shattered Berlin Wall.