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    Martin J. Hillenbrand Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 8/26/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection26 August 1964

    In this interview Hillenbrand discusses President John F. Kennedy [JFK] entering office amid the Berlin crisis; working as the Director of the Office of German Affairs with JFK; the Berlin Task Force and the Ambassadorial Group; JFK's attitude towards the German problem and German reactions to the Kennedy Administration; the State Department and Ge...

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    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 2/29-3/1/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection29 February 1964

    In this interview Robert F. Kennedy [RFK] discusses beginning John F. Kennedy's [JFK] presidential Administration with no political obligations; carefully picking Cabinet members, specifically Secretaries of State, Defense, and Treasury; RFK’s decision on what role to play in JFK’s Administration; JFK’s unhappiness with Dean Rusk as Secretary of St...

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    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Interview - JFK #2, 4/13/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection13 April 1964

    In this interview Robert F. Kennedy [RFK] discusses the 1961 Berlin crisis; American forces, military and diplomatic, in Germany; John F. Kennedy’s [JFK] recommendation for Americans to have fallout shelters; nuclear testing; problems with the Department of State; the start of the conflict in Vietnam, 1961; the Department of Justice under RFK and ...

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    Robert W. Komer Oral History Interview - JFK #4, 10/31/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection31 October 1964

    In this interview Komer discusses President John F. Kennedy’s [JFK] interest in Indonesia and Iran; U.S.-Indonesian relations; the Indian Ocean and Iran task forces; JFK’s contact with the Iranian Shah; Pakistani-Afghani disputes; U.S. aid to Afghanistan; Komer’s attempt to revamp the military aid program; McGeorge Bundy and Walt W. Rostow as Presi...

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    Robert W. Komer Oral History Interview - JFK #5, 12/22/1969
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection22 December 1969

    In this interview Komer discusses working with McGeorge Bundy; the “inner circle” of the Bundy State Department; Komer’s major contacts; the intelligence system; the power and responsibilities of the State Department; how Bundy screened what President John F. Kennedy [JFK] would see; relations with other key officials; Robert F. Kennedy and foreign...

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    Robert W. Komer Oral History Interview - JFK #6, 1/30/1970
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection30 January 1970

    In this interview Komer discusses U.S. aid to India and Pakistan and some problems involved with it, including the question of long-term U.S. aid and a shift in focus from Pakistan to India; problems with the Agency for International Development; oil and U.S. policy; U.S. involvement in the Congo; Komer’s meetings with President John F. Kennedy [JF...

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    AR6363-A. President John F. Kennedy Meets with Prime Minister John G. Diefenbaker of Canada and Others
    White House Photographs20 February 1961

    President John F. Kennedy meets with Prime Minister John G. Diefenbaker of Canada in the Oval Office, White House, Washington, D.C. (L-R) Seated: President Kennedy; Prime Minister Diefenbaker; Secretary of State for External Affairs of Canada Howard C. Green. (L-R) Standing: Secretary of State Dean Rusk; Canada Ambassador to the United States Arnol...

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    AR6363-B. President John F. Kennedy Meets with Prime Minister John G. Diefenbaker of Canada and Others
    White House Photographs20 February 1961

    Photographers capture President John F. Kennedy's meeting with Prime Minister John G. Diefenbaker of Canada in the Oval Office, White House, Washington, D.C. (L-R) President Kennedy; Prime Minister Diefenbaker; Secretary of State for External Affairs of Canada Howard C. Green; Secretary of State Dean Rusk; Canada Ambassador to the United States Arn...

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    KN-17274. President John F. Kennedy Attends Arrival Ceremonies for Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, President of the Republic of Ghana
    White House Photographs8 March 1961

    President John F. Kennedy attends arrival ceremonies in honor of President of the Republic of Ghana, Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. Left to right: Assistant Chief of Protocol for Visits and Public Events, Samuel L. King (far left); White House Secret Service agent, Gerald A. “Jerry” Behn (in background); Associate Press Secretary, Andrew Hatcher (faci...

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    KN-17275. President John F. Kennedy Attends Arrival Ceremonies for Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, President of the Republic of Ghana
    White House Photographs8 March 1961

    President John F. Kennedy attends arrival ceremonies in honor of President of the Republic of Ghana, Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. On platform (L-R): President Nkrumah; President Kennedy; Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Lyman Lemnitzer; Secretary of State, Dean Rusk. Also pictured: Associate Press Secretary, Andrew Hatcher (at left, facing...

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