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by Adlai Stevenson
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Addressing a gathering at the State Fair in Newton Iowa, Adlai Stevenson speaks on the subject of farm subsidies and the state of rural America during a whistle-stop campaign appearance.

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by Adlai Stevenson
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For his second nomination as President, having made an unsuccessful bid in 1952 with John Sparkman as his running mate, Adlai Stevenson attempted a second bid for the Presidency in 1956.

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by Various
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Fears of a cold war turning hot were rampant from the late 1940s to the 1980s and no fear was greater than the fear of a nuclear war and whether or not we were prepared for one.

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by Various
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With compulsory induction into Military service during World War 2 a thing of the past, the new threats to security and the Cold War atmosphere with the Soviet Union caused many to reconsider reinstating the draft.

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by C. Douglas Dillon
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In a bid to strengthen US. Relations with Latin-America, the Kennedy Administration launched the Alliance for Progress.

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by Harold Stassen
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The 1948 Presidential campaign began in earnest with Governor Thomas Dewey and Governor Harold Stassen vying for the nomination of the Republican Party.

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by Dwight D. Eisenhower
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General Eisenhower speaks at an enthusiastic gathering at the Pan Pacific Auditorium in Los Angeles during his successful 1952 bid for the Presidency.

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by Dwight D. Eisenhower
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Dwight D. Eisenhower won th Republican party's nomination for president on the first ballot, gathering 845 convention votes and defeating his chief opponent, Senator Robert A. Taft of Ohio.

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This collection represents some of the most well-known speeches of the 20th century, spanning the years 1908-1991.

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Before radio, the only way a candidate could get his message across to the voters was by criss-crossing the country and speaking directly to the people...

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