1970’s

Schultz and Brezhnev

June 15, 1973 – Brezhnev Holds A Press Conference (Of Sorts) – Nixon Goes To Pekin (Illinois) – Your Gas Hog Lifestyle Is About To Change

June 15, 1973 – NBC Nightly News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 15, 1973 -Busy news day – Starting with President Nixon going to Pekin Illinois to visit the birthplace of the late Everett Dirksen. Nixon and Everrett Dirksen’s widow unveiled the cornerstone of a new research center...

French Foreign Legion - Shaba Province, Zaire

June 14, 1978 – Cold War African Style – Normalizing Relations With China

June 14, 1978 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 14, 1978 – A day full of foreign relations and Cold War tit-for-tat. Beginning with White allegations of Soviet/Cuban/East German meddling in the affairs of Zaire (former Congo). President Carter laid blame at the Castro...

Melvin van Peebles

June 8, 1972 – A Word Or Two With Melvin Van Peebles – Past Daily Weekend Gallimaufry

June 8, 1972 – NET – Black Journal – Interview with Melvin van Peebles – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – This is one of those instances where time travel would be the preferred method of understanding social and cultural phenomena. Starting in the mid-1960s and proceeding all the way into...

Murice André

Maurice André With Seiji Ozawa And The Boston Symphony Play Music Of Tartini And Tchaikovsky – 1978 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Maurice André with Seiji Ozawa And The Boston Symphony – Evenings At Symphony -October 14, 1978 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Classic concerts this week. The legendary Maurice André with the Boston Symphony, conducted by Seiji Ozawa in music by Tartini and Tchaikovsky. It was recorded on October 14,...

Impeachment Debate - Day 1

Impeachment Debate – Day 1 – July 24, 1974 – Past Daily Reference Room

NPR-PBS – Live Coverage Impeachment Debate – Day 1 – Part 1 – July 24, 1974 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – NPR-PBS – Live Coverage Impeachment Debate – Day 1 – Part 2 – July 24, 1974 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – NPR-PBS – Live Coverage Impeachment Debate...