Khrushchev in Iowa http://iowapublicradio.org en Remembering Khrushchev in Iowa (Part Two) http://iowapublicradio.org/post/remembering-khrushchev-iowa-part-two <p>The conclusion of our series marking the 50th anniversary of Nikita Khrushchev's visit to Iowa. (Part One is posted below) Additional historic audio comes from a Walter Cronkite documentary from CBS News.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 25 Aug 2009 10:00:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 1895 at http://iowapublicradio.org Remembering Khrushchev in Iowa (Part Two) Remembering Khruschev in Iowa (Part One) http://iowapublicradio.org/post/remembering-khruschev-iowa-part-one <p>Fifty years after Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev visited the United States, we re-live the historic two day visit to Iowa with original audio. Recordings are from the ISU Library, University Archives, Jack Shelley's papers, and You Tube.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 24 Aug 2009 10:00:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 1896 at http://iowapublicradio.org Remembering Khruschev in Iowa (Part One) From the USSR http://iowapublicradio.org/post/ussr <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Bonus hit from the Khrushchev Collection. The Federova Sisters sing "The Cockoo Bird Calls. From the 1950s.</p><p></p> Tue, 18 Sep 2007 10:00:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 1951 at http://iowapublicradio.org From the USSR 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