1959 (18 images)

Photos that made up the year 1959 from the photo archives of United Press International
Updated: March 3, 2009 at 11:18 AM
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President Dwight Eisenhower talks with West Berlin Mayor Willy Brandt at the White House in Washington on February 11, 1959. Eisenhower promised Brandt the U.S. will “defend” the German city against any destructive efforts by the Communists. (UPI Photo/Files)
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