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Kennedy for President Clubs, 1960

Kennedy for President Clubs, 1960
1960: 19 March-8 June, undated
65 digital pages
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Wallace, Robert A. (Robert Ash), 1921-2001
RAWPP-014-004
Robert A. Wallace Personal Papers. Campaign Files, 1956-1961. Kennedy for President Clubs, 1960. RAWPP-014-004. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
This series contains materials generated by Robert A. Wallace during his work as economic consultant to John F. Kennedy's 1960 presidential campaign. Types of material include memoranda, speeches, campaign publicity materials, state files, convention planning materials, reports, maps, photographs, and lists of Kennedy for President club members. There are also campaign strategy and issue files on various economic topics, such as the national budget, unemployment, gold, housing and urban development, and depressed areas. In addition to serving as economic consultant, Wallace managed the Kennedy for President Clubs and frequently traveled to western areas of the country to assess local Kennedy organizations. Detailed memoranda in the "Wallace activities" files document his meetings with supporters and delegates in such states as Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Utah, West Virginia, and Wyoming. In these endeavors, Wallace worked closely with Ted Sorensen, Edward M. Kennedy, Myer Feldman, and Stephen E. Smith.
Some of the archival materials in this collection may be subject to copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Users of these materials are advised to determine the copyright status of any document from which they wish to publish.
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