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Accession Number: EH07489S
Description: Jack “Bumby” Hemingway, sitting in a chair, and Patrick “Mouse” Hemingway, kneeling beside chair, reading in the living room at their home, Finca Vigia, San Francisco de Paula, Cuba.
Credit Line: Ernest Hemingway Collection. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston....
In 2002, Sima Samar became the first women's affairs minister in Afghanistan's post-Taliban interim government. Prior to her appointment, Samar had dedicated her life to the preservation of basic rights for women and girls in Afghanistan. She fled her country in 1984 during the Soviet ocupation and moved to the border town of Quetta, Pakistan, wher...
Accession Number: EH03970P
Description: Ernest Hemingway sitting on a deck chair with cat, Boise, at his home, Finca Vigia, San Francisco de Paula, Cuba.
Credit Line: Ernest Hemingway Collection. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.
Return to Gallery: Cuba Years 1939-1960
In 1998, as chair of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), Brooksley Born unsuccessfully tried to bring over-the-counter financial derivatives under the regulatory control of the CFTC. The government’s failure to regulate such financial deals has been widely criticized as one of the causes of the current financial crisis. In the booming ...
On April 3, 2009, the Iowa Supreme Court made history by unanimously striking down a statute barring same-sex marriage, making Iowa the third state in the U.S. and the first state outside of New England to allow same-sex marriage. Massachusetts and Connecticut already allowed same-sex marriage at the time; California had done so before the passa...
Boston MA – Sheila Bair, chair of the FDIC, and Brooksley Born, former chair of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, have been named this year’s recipients of the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award,™ in recognition of the political courage each demonstrated in sounding early warnings about conditions that contributed to the current globa...
BOSTON, MA – The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation today announced that Robert Epstein, Co-Chairman of Horizon Beverage Group, will chair the Foundation’s 26th Annual May Dinner on Sunday, May 4, 2014. The May Dinner is the Foundation’s annual black-tie gala that celebrates President Kennedy’s enduring legacy.
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President John F. Kennedy presents the National Geographic Society’s Gold Medal to Captain...
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