06/10/1961 JFK advises American families to build bomb shelters
Family Fallout Shelters
How to Protect Yourself from Nuclear Fallout and Survive an Atomic Attack - 1950s Educational Film
President J. F. Kennedy advised American families to build bomb shelters to protect themselves from atomic threats in a context of a nuclear exchange with the Soviet Union. He also stated that the U.S. civil program would soon begin to provide such protection for every American.