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Pre-enrollment material, 1935-1936

Pre-enrollment material, 1935-1936
1 June 1933-28 August 1936
26 digital pages
This folder contains items concerning President Kennedy's admission to Harvard University, including applications for the College Entrance Examination Board and admission to Harvard College, character and academic references, and correspondence between the admissions offices of Princeton University and Harvard University. Of note is a handwritten letter by President Kennedy requesting to defer his admission to Harvard University for one year so that he may study at the London School of Economics.
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Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
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Papers of John F. Kennedy. Personal Papers. Harvard. Harvard Records. Pre-enrollment material, 1935-1936
The series "Harvard Records" contains copies of archival material relating to the academic career of John F. Kennedy from the files of Harvard University that were donated to the Kennedy Library by the University in 1966. Included are pre‑enrollment materials, academic records, records and photographs of activities, one copy of John F. Kennedy's honors thesis, Harvard Library correspondence from 1964 with Kennedy's former professors, and newspaper clippings, 1960‑1964, which relate to Kennedy's student days. A document list is included at the front of each archives box.
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