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Nelson A. Rockefeller

Nelson A. Rockefeller appears in the following:

Dedication of Pier 36

Friday, September 24, 1965

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Official opening of Pier 36 on the East River for the Belgian Line. Commissioner of Public Events Richard C. Patterson speaks that this gathering symbolizes the positive relationship between Belgium and ...

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Community Salute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Thursday, December 17, 1964

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Master of ceremonies William Rowe introduces singer David Dunson to entertain the audience before the ceremony begins. Dunson is followed by a performance by the LaRocque Bey Dancers and drummers from ...

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Verrazano Narrows Bridge Dedication

Saturday, November 21, 1964

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Begins with band playing. Host tries to get the crowd and speakers under control.

Star-Spangled Banner. Cardinal Spellman performs benediction.

Robert Moses, President of the ...

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Matisse Forum

Thursday, November 15, 1951

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Speeches in honor of exhibition opening at the Museum of Modern Art. Nelson Rockefeller discusses the provenance of the paintings in the exhibition and the shipping trouble endured to make the ...

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President of Mexico, Miguel Aleman, City Hall Reception

Friday, May 02, 1947

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Begins with discussion of City Hall building while waiting for guests of honor.

American and Mexican National Anthems are performed.

President Aleman addresses the crowd ...

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President of Mexico, Miguel Aleman, Hotel Commodore Luncheon

Friday, May 02, 1947

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Short speeches by Mayor O'Dwyer, Nelson Rockefeller, and President Aleman on the occasion of his visit to New York. Aleman's speech is in Spanish, followed by an English translation.


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