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  • Oral History Interview (this link takes you to the interview summary and, if available, the electronic transcript)
    William L. Batt Oral History Interview - JFK #3, 5/10/1967
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection10 May 1967

    Batt discusses the legislation authorizing the Accelerated Public Works Program and the Program itself, the Appalachian Program, and the Area Redevelopment Administration’s relationship with various interest groups, among other issues.

  • Oral History Interview (this link takes you to the interview summary and, if available, the electronic transcript)
    Wilbur J. Cohen Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 11/11/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection11 November 1964

    Cohen discusses assisting John F. Kennedy (JFK) in drafting Social Security and welfare legislation, JFK’s Task Force on Health and Social Security, and his own confirmation as Assistant Secretary for Legislation in the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, among other issues.

  • Oral History Interview (this link takes you to the interview summary and, if available, the electronic transcript)
    Charles A. Halleck Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 3/22/1965
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection22 March 1965

    Halleck discusses working with John F. Kennedy as Congressman and President, from 1947-1963, Congress’ reaction to the Bay of Pigs and the Cuban Missile Crisis, and JFK’s effectiveness with Congress, among other issues.

  • Oral History Interview (this link takes you to the interview summary and, if available, the electronic transcript)
    Esther E. Peterson Oral History Interview - JFK #2, 1/20/1970
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection20 January 1970

    Peterson discusses labor support for John F. Kennedy in the 1960 presidential campaign; her appointment to the Labor Department, other Kennedy administration appointees; the President’s Commission on the Status of Women; and legislation about equal pay for women.

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