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    United States Department of Agriculture Photograph Collection
    1955-1964

    Photographs and publicity materials, 1955-1964 (bulk 1961-1963). Black-and-white photographs made by the United States Department of Agriculture during John F. Kennedy’s Presidency, featuring John F. Kennedy, Secretary of Agriculture Orville L. Freeman, and others, and images used to illustrate and promote Department of Agriculture programs.

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    Dakin, Kae (1965-1966): Oral history interview
    Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Collection8 January 2016

    Kae Dakin served in the Peace Corps in Kenya from January 1965 to November 1966. She and her husband were assigned to the Kinigop highlands, which were mainly populated by the Kikuyu people. Their project focused on land resettlement, the transfer of land from white to black farmers, and agricultural development after Kenya won its independence fro...

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    Johnston, Barbara (1980-1982): Oral history interview
    Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Collection1 April 2016

    Barbara Johnston served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Nepal from 1980 to 1982. Her Peace Corps training was mainly in Kathmandu. She lived in rural villages such as Hetouda, and worked with the Chapang people near Chitwan. As a health and nutrition volunteer, she walked from village to village giving educational talks. 1 digital audio file. Intervi...

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    Wilcox, Sandra (1971-1975): Oral history interview
    Returned Peace Corps Volunteer Collection13 December 2015

    Sandra Wilcox was part of the first group of seven female Peace Corps Volunteers in Ecuador, serving from December 1971 to June 1975. She began her service by providing nutrition education for women in Chimborazo Province in conjunction with a food distribution program operated by Caritas, a Catholic non-governmental organization. After about a yea...

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    Photograph, nuns at St. Luke's Hospital in Nigeria
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 1960August 1960

    Photograph of nuns teaching individuals about nutrition at St. Luke's Hospital in Nigeria. The photograph accompanies a letter sent to Senator John F. Kennedy from Frances Rinker. Written on the verso: “Teaching the people about nutrition. Its [sic] a long, hard pull, but somebody must help them – shall it be Russia?”

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    1961: AB-AN
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.1961

    This folder consists of correspondence between the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, and individuals and organizations both known and unknown to the President. Materials are mainly expressions of and responses to public opinion. Of note are materials relating to physical fitness and nutrition, including a brochure on ...

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    Remarks to the National Conference on Milk and Nutrition, 23 January 1962
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.23 January 1962

    This folder contains a draft and press copy of President John F. Kennedy's remarks at the National Conference on Milk and Nutrition concerning the nutritional importance of milk and his proposed plans to increase national consumption.

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    Remarks to the National Conference on Milk and Nutrition, 23 January 1962
    White House Audio Collection23 January 1962

    Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s remarks at the National Conference on Milk and Nutrition concerning the nutritional importance of milk and his proposed plans to increase national consumption.

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    AR6995-A. President John F. Kennedy Speaks at the National Conference on Milk and Nutrition
    White House Photographs23 January 1962

    President John F. Kennedy speaks to an audience during the National Conference on Milk and Nutrition. Among those seated on stage are: Secretary of Agriculture Orville Freeman; Director of the Youth Physical Fitness Program Charles B. “Bud” Wilkinson; Robert G. Lewis, Deputy Administrator for Price and Stabilization of the Agricultural Stabilizatio...

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