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Can you name the things people associate with the Eisenhower era?

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Ran against Eisenhower in both electionslast name only
Name of Eisenhower's Farewell Speech
First AMERICAN space satellite
Soviet counter to NATOin 1955
Discovered the vaccine for polioin 1955
Transferred $40 billion worth of federal oil reserves to the statesof 1953
_________ Conference divided Vietnam into North and South
Women's place? IN THE 1950s
First act pertaining to African-American rights since Reconstructionof 1957
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Ended the Korean War in 1953
Castro rebelled against this regime
First ever space satellite
Israel, Great Britain, France wanted to invade
Montgomery Bus Boycott brought about this Supreme Court decision
Rebels who criticized society for conforming
US policy towards Communism
Working behind the scenes to accomplish what he wanted
The U.S. was criticized for not intervening in _________ Revolution
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Gained buying power for the first time
Largest public works programof 1956
Congress added these words to currencyin 1955
Eisenhower's nicknamealso part of his campaign slogan
The King, enough said
Separate but Equal is unconstitutional; what established this?especially for schools
McCarthy went too far when he accused

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