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Iran Hostage Crisis (con't)

1979_A

By Jack Ohman, 'The Minnesota Daily Northern Features', November, 1979

1979_B

By Gerald Scarfe, 'The Sunday Times', November 25, 1979

Ayatollah Khomeini's hard line demand of the U.S.: "The Shah for the hostages".

1979_C

By Eugene Mihaesco, 'Time Magazine', November 26, 1979

1979_D

By Jak, 'The Evening Standard', December 4, 1979

1979_E

By Oliphant, 'The International Herald Tribune', December 10, 1979

Henry Kissinger and David Rockefeller called for the Shah's admittance into the United States for medical treatment.

1979_F

By Brookings, 'The Richmond Times-Dispatch', December 12, 1979

Via Satalite, NBC Nightly News interviews hostage Marine Cpl. William Gallegos.

1979_G

By Brookins, 'The Richmond Times Dispatch', December 23, 1979

With apologies to Al Pacino and Steve Martin.

OPEC Oil Embargo of 1979

1979_I

Vintage hand-painted sign, 1973/1979 gas crises.

1979_J

By Mauldin, 'The Chicago Sun-Times', March, 1979

1979_K

By Herblock, 'The Washington Post', April, 1979

1979_L

By Oliphant, 'The Washington Star', May 22, 1979

1979_M

By Lee Pelley, 'The Christian Science Monitor', June 29, 1979

1979_N

By Wright, 'The Miami News', June, 1979

1979_O

By Engelhardt, 'The St. Louis Post-Dispatch', October, 1979

1979_P

By Marlette, 'Time Magazine', November 19, 1979

1979_Q

By Herblock, 'The Washington Post', November, 1979

1979_R

By Wright, 'The Miami News', December 22, 1979

1979_S

By Oliphant, 'The Washington Star', 1979

Queen Elizabeth II's visit to the UAE in 1979

1979_T

By Mac, 'The Daily Mail', February 15, 1979

1979_U

By Mac, 'The Daily Mail', February 15, 1979

Egypt - Israel Peace Treaty

1979_V

By Eugene Mikaesco, 'The New York Times', April 1, 1979

The Israel - Egypt Peace Treaty was signed on March 26, 1979, by Sadat and Begin and witnessed by Carter.

1979_W

By Draper Hill, 'The Detroit News', April, 1979

1979_X

President Jimmy Carter's self portrait titled "Peace". Depicting the three-way handshake between Carter, Sadat and Begin.

1979_Y

By Richard Codor, cordocartoons.com, 1979

Single handedly, Richard Codor captures the knotted handshake between the 3 protagonists.

1979_H

By Franklin, 'The Sun', December 31, 1979

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