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  • Oral History Interview (this link takes you to the interview summary and, if available, the electronic transcript)
    Burke Marshall Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 5/29/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection29 May 1964

    Marshall discusses violence in Alabama in May 1961 during the Freedom Rides, the situation in Birmingham, negotiations with Governor Patterson, the decision to send federal marshals to Montgomery, and federal protection for Martin Luther King, Jr.

  • Oral History Interview (this link takes you to the interview summary and, if available, the electronic transcript)
    Esther E. Peterson Oral History Interview - JFK #3, 2/11/1970
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection11 February 1970

    Peterson discusses the President’s Commission on the Status of Women; the anachronistic nature of the Labor Department Women’s Bureau; consumer affairs and protection; and involving of women’s organizations in working for civil rights.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Labor: Fair Labor Standards
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 196020 January 1959-10 August 1960

    This folder contains copies of a speech by Senator John F. Kennedy titled, “Fair Labor Standards,” concerning the Fair Labor Standards Amendments of 1960 bill which raises the minimum wage and extends protection of the Fair Labor Standards Act. Also included in this folder is a Congressional Record containing a speech made by Senator Kennedy in the...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Press releases: February 1960
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 1960February 1960: 1-23

    This folder contains press releases of remarks made by Senator John F. Kennedy during the 1960 presidential campaign concerning Nevada; the presidential primary elections in Indiana, Maryland, and Oregon; the Labor Law Advisory Panel; Senator Kennedy’s proposed Eastern European policy; agriculture; the protection of voting rights; the Senate Racket...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    The Democratic Party: Voter registration
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 196015 February 1960

    This folder contains a press release regarding an analysis of proposals for the protection of voting rights conducted by Professor Paul A. Freund of Harvard Law School.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Speech in Senate on Fair Labor Standards Act, 10 August 1960
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.10 August 1960

    This folder contains a transcript of Presidential candidate (and then Senator) John F. Kennedy to the United States Senate in support of the Fair Labor Standards Amendments of 1960, a bill to raise the minimum wage and extend protection of the Fair Labor Standards Act to additional employees.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Hanson Baldwin article, 26 July 1962 (1 of 2 folders)
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files2 November 1960-13 September 1962

    This folder consists of correspondence and memoranda between President John F. Kennedy and various individuals regarding an article in The New York Times by Hanson W. Baldwin about missiles in Russia, and the protection of intelligence information in the United States.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    April 1961: 18-28
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.April 1961: 18-28

    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning legislative activities and efforts to enact the Kennedy Administration's legislative program. Items include "Legislative Notes," and other data prepared by Legislative Research; notes and agendas for meetings with individual c...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    National Governors' Conference
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.8 May 1961-24 July 1963

    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning the proceedings and resolutions of the National Governors' Conference. Materials in this folder include a statement in support of President Kennedy's efforts to improve the country's race relations, but the majority of materi...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Conservation
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.28 February 1962-12 September 1963

    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning the Kennedy administration's plans and programs for natural resource conservation and development. Materials in this folder include a press release announcing the White House Conference on Conservation, proposals for forest l...

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ST-275A-30-62. First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy Visits Instituto Nacional de Protección a la Infancia, Mexico City

First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy (wearing hat) visits with children during a tour of the Inst...

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