State Historical Society of Iowa http://iowapublicradio.org en Khrushchev's Gift to Iowa http://iowapublicradio.org/post/khrushchevs-gift-iowa <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Forty eight years after the communist leader visited Iowa, the gift Nikita Khrushchev left behind has been rediscovered. The Soviet record collection was gifted to Iowa by former First Lady Amelia Loveless and is preserved at the&nbsp;State Historical Society of Iowa in Iowa City. Sounds from September, 1959, Coon Rapids, Iowa.</p> Tue, 20 Feb 2007 05:00:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 13225 at http://iowapublicradio.org Khrushchev's Gift to Iowa