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  1. German Enigma Enciphering Machine WWII

  2. Special Forces' Wings WWII

  3. Virginia Hall's Distinguished Service Cross WWII (Courtesy of Lorna Catling)

  4. OSS/Early CIA Time Stamp, ca.1945

  5. On the Front Lines of the Cold War: Documents on the Intelligence War in Berlin, 1946 to 1961

  6. The CIA Under Truman

  7. Venona: Soviet Espionage and the American Response, 1939-1959

  8. Selected Estimates on the Soviet Union 1950-1959

  9. Sign, North Building, Original CIA Headquarters, 2430 E Street, Washington, D.C. ca. 1950

  10. Corona: America's First Satellite Program 1960

  11. Air America Cap, ca. 1960

  12. Pneumatic Tube System, Original Headquarters Building ca. 1963

  13. The CIA and the U-2 Program, 1954-1974

  14. Winter Hat, Soviet Military ca. 1980

  15. Minox ‘Model B' Camera 1948-1972

  16. Soviet Infrared Night Vision Device, ca. 1970s

  17. Intentions and Capabilities: Estimates on Soviet Strategic Forces, 1950-1983

  18. At Cold War's End: US Intelligence on the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, 1989-1991

  19. Canteen, Iraqi Military ca. 1991

  20. Helmet, Iraqi Military ca. 1991

  21. Caltrop (tire spike) 1991

  22. The Day the Wall Came Down, 1991 by Veryl Goodnight, Berlin, Germany

  23. Studies in Intelligence

  24. Psychology of Intelligence Analysis by Richards J. Heuer, Jr. 1999

  25. In June 2002, the CIA commemorated the 60th anniversary of the Office of Strategic Services with a special publication of Studies in Intelligence and a new legacy exhibit on the OSS in the CIA Museum.
German Enigma Enciphering Machine Special Forces Wings WWII Virginia Hall's Distinguished Service Cross WWII OSS - Early CIA Time Stamp The CIA Under Truman On the Front Lines of the Cold War: Documents on the Intelligence War in Berlin Venona: Soviet Espionage and the American Response Sign, North Building, Original CIA Headquarters, 2430 E Street, Washington, D.C. Selected Estimates on the Soviet Union 1950-1959 Corona: America's First Satellite Program 1960 Air America Cap Pneumatic Tube System, Original Headquarters Building The CIA and the U-2 Program, 1954-1974 Winter Hat, Soviet Military Minox ·Model B' Camera Soviet Infrared Night Vision Device Intentions and Capabilities: Estimates on Soviet Strategic Forces, 1950-1983 At Cold War's End: US Intelligence on the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, 1989-1991 Canteen, Iraqi Military Helmet, Iraqi Military Caltrop - tire spike The Day the Wall Came Down, ©1991 by Veryl Goodnight, Berlin, Germany Studies in Intelligence Psychology of Intelligence Analysis by Richards J. Heuer, Jr. 1999 60th anniversary of the Office of Strategic Services