Tagged: Nelson Rockefeller

Barry Goldwater

The Republican Party Of Barry Goldwater 1964 – Election Reference Room

NBC Radio – The Republican Party of Barry Goldwater – July 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – As this election year gets closer to the respective conventions, I thought it would be a good idea to take a look at some of those Presidential races from the past. This...

Waiting For The Next Chapter – August 25, 1945

Waiting For The Next Chapter – August 25, 1945

– News for August 25, 1945 – NBC Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – News for August 25th in 1945 was about preparing for Allied Occupation forces set to land in Japan. Delayed over bad weather for two days, the Third Fleet was going ahead and was getting ready...

Mid-Term Postmortem: 1962 – November 7, 1962

. . .or click on the link here for Audio Player (or download) – Lowell Thomas And The News – Nov. 7, 1962 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection This is the week for Postmortems, it seems. This day, November 7th, was a day-after in the 1962 Mid-term election cycle. Not...

Meanwhile . . .Outside The Cow Palace – July 15, 1964

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS News – Wrap up of days activities – July 15, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection For all the circus atmosphere inside the Cow Palace, the 1964 Republican Convention in San Francisco was a turning point for the GOP. Barry...

The Frenzy Realized – July 15, 1964

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS News – Continuous Convention Coverage – July 15, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As the 1964 Republican Convention continued on this July 15th, fifty years ago, the day of Nominations wasn’t such a surprise or shock. Of the 635...

Nelson Rockefeller And The Night Of The Long Knives – July 14, 1964

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Continuous Convention Coverage – July 14, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As a continuation to my post earlier today, here is the address (and reaction) by Governor Nelson Rockefeller during adoption of the Party Platform on July 14, 1964....

A Desire For Five-Cent Beer And Five-Cent Cigars – July 14, 1964

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC News – continuing coverage of 1964 Republican Convention – July 14, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Fifty years ago this week, the news was all about the dramatic events unfolding at the 1964 Republican Convention. The new wave of...

Ike Gives An Earful – Former President Eisenhower Press Conference/Republican Convention Preview – July 13, 1964 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – 1964 Convention Preview – Eisenhower Press Conference – NBC Radio – July 13, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Coming up in a few days will be the 50th anniversary of the Republican Convention of Barry Goldwater.  The four days that...

Free-For-All Primaries – May 15, 1964

Free-For-All Primaries – May 15, 1964

Click on the link here for Audio Player – ABC Radio News via WXYZ-Detroit – May 15, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Before we get rolling here – a quick reminder. If you haven’t considered making a contribution to Past Daily, to help keep it running and the continue...

Funny Things On The Way To The White House – March 10, 1964

Click on the link here for Audio Player – ABC Radio News+ News from WXYZ, Detroit – March 10,1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Fifty years ago today, battle lines were being drawn for the Presidential election of 1964. The very first Republican Party Primary, in New Hampshire was underway....