Edward R. Murrow & Fred W. Friendly ‎– I Can Hear It Now, Vol. II - 1945-1949

Columbia Masterworks ‎– ML 4261
Vinyl, LP, Mono, Reissue


A1 V-J Day Celebrations
A2 Conflict between Russia & the West; The Bikini Atom Bomb Test
A3 The Baruch Proposal for the control of Atomic Energy; International War Crimes Trial at Nuremburg; Execution of ten top Nazi War Leaders
A4 The 1946 Congressional Elections; Lilienthal's "Credo of Democracy"; "Babe Ruth Day" at Yankee Stadium
A5 The Marshall Plan; The Howard Hughes Congressional Hearing; Wedding of Princess Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh; The assassination of Gandhi
B1 Jan Masaryk in United Nations Broadcast; The Italian Elections; The State of Israel is born; James C. Petrillo before the House Labor Committee
B2 The Berlin Airlift; Tito addresses the Third Congress of the Peoples' Front; Vishinsky before the U.N.; Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt before the U.N.
B3 Chambers & Hiss before the House Un-American Activities Committee; Eisenhower reaffirms he will not seek a presidential nomination
B4 The Republican National Convention; The Democratic National Convention; The Progressive Party Convention
B5 The 1948 Pres. Campaign

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1945-1949: A continuing chronicle of the years the close of world war II up to the present time, told in the authentic sounds and voices of the men who made this history

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Side A runout): XLP 1774-1H
  • Barcode (Side B runout): XLP 1775-1J 2
  • Barcode (Side A label): x"Lp" 1774
  • Barcode (Side B label): x"Lp" 1775