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Remarks Upon Signing Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, 7 October 1963

WH-228-004
Remarks Upon Signing Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, 7 October 1963
7 October 1963
1 audio tape/reel (2 minutes, 17 seconds)
Public Domain
Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s statement in the White House Treaty Room upon the signing of the treaty banning atmospheric nuclear weapons tests, later known as the Partial Test Ban Treaty (PTBT) or the Limited Test Ban Treaty (LTBT). In his speech President Kennedy describes the treaty as a beginning of effective disarmament and peaceful negotiations with the Soviet Union. The recording does not contain an introduction.
JFKWHA-228-004
Department of Defense. Defense Communications Agency. White House Communications Agency. (1962 - 06/25/1991)