This list is growing. Primary sources for the Cold War, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the early sixties. This is Franny's world in Countdown, which is book one of the Sixties Trilogy, published 2010 by Scholastic Press.
During Cuban Missile Crisis. Brothers Robert Kennedy, left, and John Kennedy, speak at the White House, in Washington, in an undated photo during John Kennedy's presidency. Bobby was one of JFK's most trusted advisors and worked closely with the president during the Cuban Missile Crisis. He also made a significant contribution to the African-American Civil Rights Movement. Credit: AP Photo