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    KN-C16087. Red Room, White House
    White House Photographs16 June 1960

    The Red Room. A portrait of President Grover Cleveland, painted by Eastman Johnson in 1891, and one of President Abraham Lincoln, painted by George P. A. Healy in 1869, hang on the walls. White House, Washington, D.C.

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    Armory, Springfield, Illinois, 3 October 1960
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files3 October 1960

    This file contains copies of Senator John F. Kennedy’s speech given at an armory in Springfield, Illinois during his 1960 presidential campaign. In his speech he discusses differences between the political parties, the leadership qualities and legacy of President Abraham Lincoln, and makes an appeal for Democratic leadership. Also included is a tra...

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    Lincoln Inaugural Centennial
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.March 1961: 1-4

    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning a reenactment of the inaugural ceremony of President Abraham Lincoln to commemorate the event's one hundredth anniversary. Materials in this folder include tickets, programs, and invitations to the ceremony, as well as a copy...

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    AR6390-B. President John F. Kennedy Signs Joint Resolution Commemorating 100th Anniversary of First Inauguration of President Abraham Lincoln
    White House Photographs1 March 1961

    President signs Joint Resolution Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the First Inauguration of President Abraham Lincoln. President John F. Kennedy at desk. Standing, L-R: Congressman Fred Schwengel (Iowa); Congressman Peter Mack, Jr. (Illinois); Senator Everett Dirksen (Illinois); Senator Vance Hartke (Indiana); Congressman Winfield K. Denton (...

  • Digitized Sound Recording
    Remarks Upon Inscribing a Copy of Lincoln's Gettysburg Address to the President of Brazil, 4 March 1961
    White House Audio Collection4 March 1961

    Sound recording of President John F. Kennedy’s remarks upon inscribing a copy of President Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address to Janio Quadros, President of Brazil, in the President’s Office in the White House. In his speech President Kennedy discusses the international importance of President Lincoln and efforts to strengthen the partnership be...

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    KN-18013. Painting in Lincoln Bedroom
    White House Photographs6 June 1961

    Oil on canvas painting of President Abraham Lincoln by Douglas Volk, in the Lincoln Bedroom in the White House, Washington, D.C. The painting was on extended loan from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., for use by the White House from approximately 1952-1966.

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    KN-C18029. Luncheon in Honor of Fulbert Youlou, President of the Republic of Congo, Brazzaville
    White House Photographs8 June 1961

    Luncheon in honor of President of the Republic of the Congo Fulbert Youlou (Brazzaville). President Youlou and President John F. Kennedy are seated in the middle of the table (with an unidentified man crouching between them), and Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson is seated at the table third from the right with his back to the camera. The painting o...

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    KN-C18103. White House Painting: Portrait of President Abraham Lincoln
    White House Photographs20 June 1961

    Portrait of President Abraham Lincoln by George P. A. Healy, 1869, and a bequest of Mrs. Robert Todd Lincoln in 1939. State Dining Room, White House, Washington, D.C.

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    KN-C18151. State Dining Room Prior to Luncheon in Honor of Hayato Ikeda, Prime Minister of Japan
    White House Photographs21 June 1961

    Head table set up for a luncheon in honor of Prime Minister of Japan Hayato Ikeda. The painting over the fireplace is an 1869 portrait of Abraham Lincoln by George P. A. Healy and was donated to the White House in 1939. The inscription in the green marble fireplace is taken from a letter written by John Adams to his wife, Abigail, and reads, “I pra...

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    KN-C18154. State Dining Room Prior to Luncheon in Honor of Hayato Ikeda, Prime Minister of Japan
    White House Photographs21 June 1961

    Head table set up for a luncheon in honor of Prime Minister of Japan Hayato Ikeda. Monroe bronze dore pieces on table. The painting over the fireplace is an 1869 portrait of Abraham Lincoln by George P. A. Healy and was donated to the White House in 1939. The inscription in the green marble fireplace is taken from a letter written by John Adams to ...

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