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    Jacob K. Javits Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 4/26/1966
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection26 April 1966

    In this interview Javits discusses first meeting John F. Kennedy [JFK] in 1946; working with JFK in the House of Representatives on housing and veterans issues and in the Senate on different pieces of legislation; the confrontation between Javits and JFK in the Senate on medicare; social interactions with Senator JFK; JFK’s occasional “offbeat posi...

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    Jacob K. Javits Oral History Interview - RFK #1, 6/19/1970
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection19 June 1970

    In this interview Javits discusses initial encounters with and impressions of Robert F. Kennedy [RFK]; RFK as Attorney General and judicial appointments; RFK’s 1964 Senate campaign; working with Senator RFK and issues between RFK and Javits in the Senate; the “many capacities” of RFK; RFK’s public speaking ability; and Bedford-Stuyvesant, among oth...

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