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    Remarks at a Dinner Honoring Matthew McCloskey Upon His Appointment as Ambassador to Ireland, 9 June 1962
    White House Audio Collection9 June 1962

    Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s remarks at a dinner honoring Matthew McCloskey upon his appointment as Ambassador to Ireland held in the Grand Ballroom of the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C.

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    Remarks to the People of Ireland, Recorded for Radio Erin, 28 March 1963
    White House Audio Collection28 March 1963

    Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s taped message for Radio Telefis Éireann, Ireland's national public broadcast network. In his remarks the President discusses his family's Irish lineage, describes the historical relationship between the two countries, and explains the importance of forming strong partnerships with European nations.

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    Remarks Upon Arrival at Dublin Airport, 26 June 1963
    White House Audio Collection26 June 1963

    Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s remarks at the Dublin Airport upon his arrival in Ireland. In his speech the President expresses his pleasure at the opportunity to visit Ireland, due to his own Irish heritage and Ireland's unique history of immigration.

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    Remarks at Redmond Place in Wexford, 27 June 1963
    White House Audio Collection27 June 1963

    Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s remarks at Redmond Place in Wexford, Ireland. In his speech the President expresses his pleasure at returning to his family's original county, discusses the many contributions of Irish Americans to the country's efforts, and commends the Irish people on maintaining a strong national identity in spite o...

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    Remarks at the City Hall in Cork, 28 June 1963
    White House Audio Collection28 June 1963

    Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s remarks at the City Hall in Cork, Ireland upon receiving Freedom of the City. In his speech the President thanks the city for the honor bestowed upon him, discusses Ireland's unique history of immigration, and explains the necessity for strong, cooperative international relations in an increasingly glo...

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    Address Before the Irish Parliament in Dublin, 28 June 1963
    White House Audio Collection28 June 1963

    Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s address to the Oireachtas Éireann, the national parliament of Ireland, at Leinster House in Dublin, Ireland. In his speech the President discusses the historic relationship between Ireland and the United States, the numerous contributions to society made by Americans of Irish descent, and commends the ...

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    Remarks at a Civic and Academic Reception in St. Patrick's Hall, Dublin Castle, 28 June 1963
    White House Audio Collection28 June 1963

    Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s remarks at a civic and academic reception in Dublin Castle's St. Patrick's Hall in Dublin, Ireland. In his speech the President commends Ireland on its rigorous educational institutions, and characterizes education as a precondition to democracy.

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    Remarks at Eyre Square in Galway, 29 June 1963
    White House Audio Collection29 June 1963

    Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s remarks at Eyre Square in Galway, Ireland. In his speech the President discusses Ireland's pattern of emigration to the United States, and explains the personal significance of his trip to Ireland, stating, "I must say that though other days may not be so bright, as we look toward the future, that the ...

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    Remarks at a Reception in Limerick, 29 June 1963
    White House Audio Collection29 June 1963

    Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s remarks at the Green Park Race Course in Limerick, Ireland. In his speech the President discusses Ireland's unique philosophical understanding of the nature of freedom and independence, and announces his hopes to return to Ireland, stating, "This is not the land of my birth, but it is the land for whic...

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    Remarks at Shannon Airport Upon Leaving Ireland, 29 June 1963
    White House Audio Collection29 June 1963

    Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s remarks at Shannon Airport upon his departure from Ireland. In his speech the President thanks the Irish citizens for their hospitality, and shares his impressions of Ireland's uniqueness, citing literary tradition, immigration patterns, and a reverence for history.

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