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The Cold War


Welcome to the South Carolina Political Collections (SCPC) subject guide for The Cold War. Please use the tabs along the top to explore relevant material from our holdings: "Collection Connections."

Note: This guide is not an exhaustive list of every Cold War-related document in our collections. It spotlights specific material you may find useful and shows you what types of documents you can expect to find. Please see our Collections and Finding Aids page for more information on these collections.

If you have any questions, please contact us.

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You can either explore The Cold War geographically by country or topically by related subject. Click on the tabs along the side to navigate.

Countries include:

  • Afghanistan
  • Cambodia and Vietnam
  • China
  • Cuba
  • Cypress / Greece / Turkey
  • El Salvador
  • Korea
  • Nicaragua

Topics include:

  • Arms Race
  • Communism Scare
  • European Aid
  • NATO
  • Nuclear Disarmament and SALT (Strategic Arms Limitation Talks)
  • Kissinger
  • US-USSR Relations