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Academic Records, 1939-1940

Academic Records, 1939-1940
13 September 1939-28 September 1940, undated
59 digital pages
This folder contains items concerning President Kennedy’s academic record for 1939-1940 at Harvard University, and include final grades for his classes, a petition to revise his class schedule, and requests for his Harvard University transcript to be sent to Stanford University. Of note are materials concerning a newspaper advertisement placed by Kennedy looking for a stenographer to assist him with his thesis.
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Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
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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.
Some of the archival materials in this collection may be subject to copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Users of these materials are advised to determine the copyright status of any document from which they wish to publish.
Documents in this collection that were prepared by officials of the United States as part of their official duties are in the public domain. Some of the archival materials in this collection may be subject to copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Users of these materials are advised to determine the copyright status of any document from which they wish to publish. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excesses of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement. This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law. The copyright law extends its protection to unpublished works from the moment of creation in a tangible form.