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W. Averell Harriman Walking With Nikita Khrushchev During 1959 Trip to the Soviet Union

2008-1401-12 (untitled)
Accession Number
2008-1401-12
1x1.5
Black & White
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HST Keywords
Russia; Soviet Union
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Description
Exterior view which includes W. Averell Harriman on the left and Nikita Khrushchev on the right with Mr. Yuri Zhukov and Anastas Mikoian behind them. It is believed that the picture was taken at the government's guest dacha Ogarevo located west of Moscow, Russia. They may be walking beside the Moskva River. Charles W. Thayer accompanied Harriman as a guide and confidant on the trip which took place May 12 - June 26, 1959. Harriman went as a special foreign correspondent for the North American Newspaper Alliance (NANA). Trip visits included Moscow, Leningrad, Kiev, Yalta, etc., as well as areas in Siberia and the Urals, and ended with a meeting with Nikita Khrushchev.
Date(s)
June 23, 1959