Blog Archives

March 21, 1980: Jimmy Carter Announces 1980 Summer Olympics Boycott to Athletes


By Callie Oettinger   President Jimmy Carter’s remarks to members of the U.S. Olympics teams, March 21, 1980: First of all, it’s a real honor for me to be here with all you famous people. I have a great admiration

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Contemporary History, Sports History

Army-Navy Football: 100+ Years in Images

By Callie Oettinger                                                         CALLIE OETTINGER was Command Posts’ first managing editor. Her

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Military History, Sports History

Sign up for The History Reader Newsletter!

By submitting this form, I agree to receive updates from The History Reader and other communications from Macmillan and its related companies.