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    J. Lindsay Almond Oral History Interview, JFK #1, 2/7/1968
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection7 February 1968

    Almond discusses Southern governor's attitiudes toward President Kennedy, Virginia politics, Johnson's candidacy, and civil rights, among other issues.

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    William C. Battle Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 2/17/1965
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection17 February 1965

    Battle discusses his friendship with John F. Kennedy when they were both PT boat commanders in World War II, the 1960 presidential campaign in West Virginia and Virginia, and his appointment as Ambassador to Australia.

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    William C. Battle Oral History Interview - JFK #3, 3/23/1970
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection23 March 1970

    Battle discusses the effect of racism and John F. Kennedy's (JFK) Catholicism on the 1960 primary and presidential elections in West Virginia and Virginia; JFK’s presidential campaigns in those states; Howard W. Smith’s control of the House Rules Committee; and Robert F. Kennedy’s 1968 presidential campaign.

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    Barbara J. Coleman Oral History Interview - JFK #3, 10/31/1969
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection31 October 1969

    In this interview she discusses press operations during the Bay of Pigs, the challenges faced by women in politics, and press operations during international trips, among other issues.

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    Oliver W. Hill, Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 2/29/1968
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection29 February 1968

    In this interview Hill discusses working on John F. Kennedy’s [JFK] 1960 presidential campaign; the negative reaction to Lyndon B. Johnson as the vice-presidential candidate in the South and among African-Americans; difficulties for the Southern operations of the JFK campaign; getting the African-American vote in the South for JFK in the 1960 elect...

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    Sidney S. Kellam Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 3/1/1968
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection1 March 1968

    Sidney Kellam (1903-1986) was a political figure in Virginia. This interview focuses on John F. Kennedy’s [JFK] 1960 presidential election in Virginia, among other topics.

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