50 Photos That Encapsulate The 1960s

It almost goes without saying that the 1960s were a time of tremendous upheaval. Vietnam, civil rights, the Cold War, changing fashions, the space race, Woodstock — certainly a lot to pack into one decade.

Not surprisingly, then, the 1960s is also one of the most commemorated and photographed decades ever. Here are 49 photos that encapsulate the decade:

Che Stare
Bay Of Pigs
Alan Shepard
Tsar Bomba
50 Photos That Encapsulate The 1960s
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Next, stay in the '60s with 45 Woodstock photos that will wake you back to 1969, and amazing images of San Francisco at the height of hippie power.

Spencer Grover
Spencer is a freelance writer from New Zealand currently living in North America. He loves breaking complex topics into easy to understand pieces that people actually want to read.
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