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    HU: 2-1 (Employment): General, 1961: June-July
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1961: 1 February-31 July

    Materials in this folder include telegrams, memoranda, newspaper articles, and correspondence between President John F. Kennedy, Special Assistant to the President Frederick G. Dutton, various members of the White House staff, and individual citizens concerning incidents of discriminatory employment practices and efforts to recruit members of varie...

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    HU: 2-1 (Employment): Executive, 1961: 1 May-15 July
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1961: 25 February-22 June

    Materials in this folder include memoranda and correspondence between President John F. Kennedy, Special Assistant to the President Frederick G. Dutton, various members of the White House staff, and individual citizens concerning federal employment opportunities for African Americans.

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    HU: Equality of Races (2): General, 1961: 16 June-31 July
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1961: 6 March-19 July, undated

    Materials in this folder include a petition sponsored by the Baltimore, Maryland chapter of CORE (Committee on Racial Equality) signed in support of civil rights and the Freedom Riders; a report titled, “Racism within Organized Labor: A Report of Five Years of the AFL-CIO, 1955-1960;” a memorandum by Roy Wilkins, Executive Secretary for the Nationa...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    HU: 6: Ideologies: General, 1961: June-July
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1961: 25 April-31 July

    Materials in this folder include telegrams, memoranda, and correspondence between President John F. Kennedy, various members of the White House staff, and individual citizens concerning expressions of American patriotism, the presence of communist propaganda in the United States, and efforts to curtail the domestic and international spread of commu...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    HU: 2-2: Housing: General, 1962: 1 May-31 July
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files26 October 1961-30 July 1962, undated

    Materials in this folder include telegrams and letters urging the President to issue an Executive order prohibiting racial discrimination in federally aided housing, and letters detailing individual cases of housing discrimination. Also included in this folder is a press release from the National Association of Home Builders concerning the results ...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    HU: Equality of Races (2): Executive, 1962: 1 March-31 July
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1962: 28 January-31 July

    Materials in this folder include newspaper articles, memoranda, a press release on racial discrimination in the United States Virgin Islands, a report on examination protocols within the United States military, and correspondence between President John F. Kennedy, various members of the White House staff, and civil rights advocates concerning race ...

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    HU: 6: Ideologies: General, 1962: 21 May-20 July
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1962: 20 February-20 July

    Materials in this folder consist of correspondence expressing American patriotism, support for democracy, and the fight against communism. Of note is a letter to Press Secretary Pierre Salinger from entertainer Pat Boone requesting an interview with the President to discuss communism. Also included in this folder are numerous letters to various gov...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    HU: 6: Ideologies: Executive, 1962: 1 March-20 July
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1962: 24 February-18 July

    Materials in this folder include memoranda and correspondence between President John F. Kennedy, various members of the White House staff, Congressional representatives, and individual citizens concerning efforts to curtail the spread of communism and the creation of a booklet entitled “Challenge to Americans,” describing how citizens can contribut...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    HU: 2: Equality of Races: General, 1963: 21 June-10 July
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1963: 7 June-10 July

    Materials in this folder include telegrams, memoranda, newspaper articles, and correspondence between Assistant Special Counsel to the President Lee C. White, various White House staff members, and individual citizens concerning racially motivated violence, incidents of discriminatory voting practices, immigration and naturalization legislation, th...

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