W. Averell Harriman Visiting With Nikita Khrushchev During 1959 Trip to the Soviet Union
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Title:   W. Averell Harriman Visiting With Nikita Khrushchev During 1959 Trip to the Soviet Union
Description:   Exterior view which includes left to right: Yuri Zhukov (partial view), possibly an interpreter named Oleg Trianovski, W. Averell Harriman, Nikita Khrushchev, and Anastas Mikoian. It is believed that the picture was taken in the gardens of the government's guest dacha Ogarevo located west of Moscow, Russia. 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. Original 35mm negative.
Accession number:   2008-1401-02
Subjects (ARC):   Diplomats; Gardens; Heads of state
Subjects (HST):   Russia; Soviet Union
People:   Harriman, W. Averell (William Averell), 1891-1986; Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971; Mikoian, A. I. (Anastas Ivanovich), 1895-1978; Trianovski, Oleg
Date:   June 23, 1959
Physical Size:   1x1.5 inches
Color:   Black & White
Cropped:   no
Collection:   Charles W. Thayer Papers
Rights:   Public Domain: This item can be used freely without further permission.
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Credit:   Harry S. Truman Library & Museum.
 
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