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Adlai Stevenson

Adlai Stevenson On U.S.Foreign Policy – 1960 – Past Daily Reference Room

Adlai Stevenson – Address on Foreign Policy – Kennedy/Johnson Campaign – October 19, 1960 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Adlai Stevenson, giving a Foreign Policy Address at the Grand Ballroom of the Commodore Hotel in New York on behalf of the Kennedy/Johnson campaign of 1960, and recorded on October...

Death Of A Statesman – Adlai Stevenson – July 14, 1965

Death Of A Statesman – Adlai Stevenson – July 14, 1965

  – Adlai Stevenson Death Announcement – ABC Radio News – July 14, 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The news came as quickly as death had come to Adlai Stevenson, former governor of Illinois, two-time Presidential candidate, UN Ambassador and eloquent statesman – collapsed on a sidewalk in...

Convention Countdown – July 6, 1960 –

Convention Countdown – July 6, 1960 –

– NBC Radio 1960 Democratic Convention Preview – July 6, 1960 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As the excitement surrounding the Democratic Convention reached a fever-pitch, the airwaves were flooded with a seemingly endless barrage of programs dealing with the Convention itself, the candidates, the sure-bets, the odds-on favorite, the...

A Few Words From Adlai Stevenson – August 16-17, 1956 – Past Daily Reference Room

    Click on the link here for Audio Player – Mutual Radio Coverage of Democratic Convention – August 16, 1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection The day before Democratic Presidential candidate Adlai Stevenson was scheduled to give his acceptance speech for the nomination, he made a special appearance the...

Cold War Punditry – Adlai Stevenson, Pierre Mendes France And Hugh Gaitskill – March 18, 1958 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio – Radio Beat – Our Position Versus The Russians – March 18, 1958 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection At the time of this broadcast, March 18, 1958, the Cold War had been going on for some 13 years. Glimmers...

Yes Or No . . .Don’t Wait For The Translation – October 24, 1962

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Ambassador Adlai Stevenson confronts Soviet Ambassador Zorin – continuing coverage – October 24, 1962 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As the pitch increased and the nerves got shorter, this October 24th in 1962 reached just below boiling point at the United...

Attempted Balancing Act – Adlai Stevenson Addresses The Inter-American Press Association – October 16, 1961 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Ambassador Adlai Stevenson Addresses The Inter-American Press Association – October 16, 1961 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Since most historic references to Cuba and October refer to the events of October 1962, or The Cuban Missile Crisis of 51 years ago,...

Farewell To Adlai – July 19, 1965

Click on the link here for Audio Player: CBS World News Roundup – July 19. 1965 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection While news for this July 19th in 1965 continued concnerning the on-going War in Vietnam, with fighting from the previous day being considered some of the worst since Korea...