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Video of Senator Barack Obama at the Kennedy Library on October 20, 2006
The Oval Office has been the President’s office since 1909. The preference for an oval room dates back to George Washington, who greeted his guests standing in a circle around him, equally distant from the President. The circle became a symbol of democracy. President Kennedy personalized his Oval Office with his collections of ship models and...
This segment features archival footage covering highlights of President John F. Kennedy’s European trip in the summer of 1963. Included are scenes from of President Kennedy in West Berlin; President Kennedy arriving in Ireland and his visit to the Kennedy Homestead; and President Kennedy meeting Pope Paul VI at the Vatican. The footage is...
Don Cheadle and John Prendergast speaking at the Kennedy Library about their new book "Darfur Not On Our Watch" on May 4, 2007.
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This segment features archival footage taken during President John F. Kennedy’s eleven-state conservation tour in September 1963, along with historical commentary provided by Kennedy Library Director Tom Putnam and National Park System Superintendent George Price, Jr. President Kennedy’s trip included visits to Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Mi...
John F. Kennedy was the first president to effectively use the new medium of television to speak directly to the American people through live televised press conferences. Video samples of his responses to reporters' questions and exhibits of objects and documents illustrate the wide range of issues he confronted as President. Also included is h...
This segment features archival footage covering highlights of President John F. Kennedy’s 1961 trip to Europe. Included are scenes of President and Mrs. Kennedy in Paris, France; President Kennedy meeting over two days with the Soviet Union's Premier Nikita S. Khrushchev in Vienna, Austria; and President Kennedy and meeting Brit...
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