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.

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