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Young Democrats dinner, Jackson, Mississippi, 17 October 1957

Young Democrats dinner, Jackson, Mississippi, 17 October 1957
October 1957: 17-18, undated
20 digital pages
This folder contains a draft of a speech given by Senator John F. Kennedy at a Young Democrats dinner in Jackson, Mississippi. In his speech the Senator discusses foreign and domestic policy under President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s administration and a need for strong leadership to fight the growing threat of communism. The draft includes notations by the Senator. Also included in this folder are notes by Senator Kennedy and a newspaper article discussing the Senator’s position on the Supreme Court case upholding school desegregation.
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Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
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Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files. Speeches and the Press. Speech Files, 1953-1960. Young Democrats dinner, Jackson, Mississippi, 17 October 1957. JFKSEN-0898-017. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
This series is a chronological speech file of drafts with Senator Kennedy's and Theodore Sorensen's corrections, some typescripts, reading copies, and press releases for speech appearances. These files cover speeches from February 1953 to November 1960, but are still probably incomplete. An alphabetical listing of the same speeches by title is located at the end of the subseries. Materials in Box 1103 were added later as part of Accession 2005-187 (June 2005). These files include several speeches dating from 1953 to 1959 and are arranged chronologically.
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