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    HU: General, 1961: 20 January-20 June
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files4 September 1948-8 July 1961, undated

    Materials in this folder include memoranda concerning the lack of minorities in the United States Navy and United States Coast Guard Academy, the institution of a monthly meeting of Subcabinet representatives to discuss civil rights work within government agencies, and letters from various persons detailing personal civil rights violations. Also i...

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    HU: 6: Ideologies: Executive, 1961: 20 January-30 June
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1961: 11 January-29 May

    Materials in this folder concern communism and include letters regarding the interception by the United States Post Office of communist propaganda sent from abroad, and a possible public education program on communism by the Advertising Council of America. Of note is a letter to Press Secretary Pierre Salinger from the entertainer Steve Allen regar...

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    HU: Equality of Races (2): General, 1961: 1 April-15 June
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1961: 22 March-14 June, undated

    Materials in this folder include letters and memoranda concerning allegations of discrimination at McClellan Air Force base and a Marine Corps supply center in Barstow, California; concern for Jewish people in Morocco; and resolutions adopted by various groups supporting the President’s civil rights program. Also included in this folder are telegra...

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    HU: Equality of Races (2): Executive, 1961: 1 May-30 June
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1961: 2 May-30 June, undated

    Materials in this folder include telegrams from the Governors of South Carolina, Mississippi, and Alabama declining an invitation to participate in an Equality of Races meeting; a letter from the President to Secretary of Agriculture Orville Freeman requesting assistance to farm families who were evicted from their homes in Tennessee; a summary rep...

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    HU: Equality of Races (2): General, 1962: 21 March-20 June
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1962: 29 March-19 June

    Materials in this folder include a telegram, a newspaper article, and correspondence between various members of the White House staff and individual citizens concerning incidents of discrimination against foreign students and diplomats, the administration’s policy of speaking appearances for segregated audiences, commemorative events for the 100th ...

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    HU: 6: Ideologies: General, 1963: 26 April-30 June
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files4 October 1962-19 June 1963

    Materials in this folder include memoranda, a press release, newspaper articles, and correspondence between President John F. Kennedy, various members of the White House staff, and individual citizens concerning general expressions of American patriotism and efforts to curtail the international spread of communism. The folder also contains a resol...

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    HU: 2-1 (Employment): General, 1963: 26 February-30 June
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files20 November 1962-28 June 1963

    Materials in this folder include a telegram, memoranda, and correspondence between President John F. Kennedy, Assistant Special Counsel to the President Lee C. White, various members of the White House staff, and individual citizens concerning civil rights demonstrations, incidents of discriminatory employment practices, and efforts to recruit memb...

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    HU: 2: Equality of Races: General, 1963: 9 May-10 June
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1963: 19 March-12 June

    Materials in this folder include telegrams, memoranda, newspaper articles, and correspondence between various members of the White House staff and individual citizens concerning racially motivated violence, discriminatory practices regarding postal services, desegregation of educational institutions, and race relations in Birmingham, Alabama.

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