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  In The Year...1959
 

U.S. Exhibition in Moscow

The American National Exhibition in Sokolniki Park, Moscow, Russia, opened on July 24 and closed on September 4. An extimated total of 2.7 million persons viewed the exhibits.

U.S. Vice President Richard Nixon officially opens the American National Exhibition.

An outdoor beauty parlor proves one of the most popular features at the Exhibition.

Soviets observe a U.S. satellite model display.
satellite model

Russians examine the great variety of television sets available for sale to Americans.


Richard Nixon

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