Daily Archive: January 26, 2018

Vietnam 1966

A Dean Rusk Press Conference – January 21, 1966 – Past Daily Reference Room

Dean Rusk Press Conference – January 21, 1966 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – As the Vietnam war dragged on and casualty figures kept rising, public opinion was slowly turning against our escalation, and even those in the Military were questioning our methods and our reasons. Secretary of State Dean...

Former hostages arrival at West Point

January 26, 1981 – Former Hostages Arrive At West Point – Decompression Amid A Carnival Atmosphere

January 26, 1981 – CBS World News Roundup + Hourly News + Newsbreak – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 26, 1981 – With celebrations continuing for the freed 52 American hostages, along with the carnival-like atmosphere that went along with their homecoming, the decompression and readjustment from 444 days...