Federal Civil Defense Administration

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John F. Kennedy (1917—1963)


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Founded January 12, 1951, as part of the U.S. Cold War defenses, this administration received a small budget for bomb-shelter construction and publicity. Spending increased, and the administration was renamed ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

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