Snapshot Of History
Between Stalin's death and the coming to power of Nikita Khrushchev in 1953, relations between the Soviet Union and the United States warmed up. In July 1959, an exhibition presenting The American Way of Life to the Soviet people opened in Moscow. We’ll discover this unprecedented coming together of the East and the West through the eyes of one of the exhibition's American guides: Dan Slobin. Like many other amateur photographers, he established, without really meaning to, a record of his times.