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    Jose Figueres Ferrer Written Statement - JFK #1, 8/3/1966
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection3 August 1966

    In this written statement Figueres discusses his memories of John F. Kennedy [JFK], the Bay of Pigs invasion, the Social Democratic Movement in Latin America, JFK’s assassination, the Alliance for Progress, and attending JFK’s funeral, among other issues.

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    Earl Graves Oral History Interview - RFK #3, 8/28/1969
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection28 August 1969

    Graves discusses his role as a black member in RFK’s presidential campaign (1968), the racism that existed within RFK’s campaign, campaigning in Indiana, and the impact Martin Luther King Jr.’s death had on RFK and his campaign, among other issues.

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    Earl Graves Oral History Interview - RFK #4, 8/30/1969
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection30 August 1969

    Graves discusses his role as a black member in RFK’s presidential campaign (1968), the racial dynamics that existed within RFK’s campaign, campaigning in Indiana, Nebraska, Oregon, and California, and the importance of the Omaha University student volunteers for RFK’s Nebraska primary win, among other issues.

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    Aaron E. Henry Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 5/7/1969
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection7 May 1969

    In this interview Henry discusses meeting John F. Kennedy [JFK] and Robert F. Kennedy; discussing Mississippi and civil rights issues with President JFK; voting rights and poll taxes; the freedom rides; the murder of three young activists in Mississippi during the Freedom Summer of 1964; Mississippi politics beginning in the late fifties; white peo...

  • Oral History Interview (this link takes you to the interview summary and, if available, the electronic transcript)
    Aaron E. Henry Oral History Interview - JFK #2, 5/13/1969
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection13 May 1969

    In this interview Henry discusses how he first got involved in civil rights activity and how he became an active leader in the NAACP; contact with the Justice Department during the Dwight D. Eisenhower Administration; the FBI investigation into Henry and into the civil rights movement; Henry’s relationship with Medgar Evers; voting rights and voter...

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    Press Panel Oral History Interview with White House correspondents: George Herman, Peter Lisagor, and Mary McGrory - JFK #1, 8/4/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection4 August 1964

    This interview focuses on John F. Kennedy’s [JFK] relationship with the press prior to and during his presidency, among other topics.

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    Oscar L. Huber Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 2/21/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection21 February 1964

    In this interview Father Huber discusses hearing about John F. Kennedy’s [JFK] assassination and heading to Parkland Memorial Hospital; administering the last rites to JFK and speaking with Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis immediately after; and Catholic beliefs about death and the soul, “apparent death” versus “real death,” and the reason behind...

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    Jacob K. Javits Oral History Interview - RFK #2, 4/10/1973
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection10 April, 1973

    In this interview Javits discusses working with Robert F. Kennedy [RFK] on the Bedford-Stuyvesant project and the impact of RFK’s death on the project, among other issues.

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    Thomas M. C. Johnston Oral History Interview - RFK #3, 1/21/1970
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection21 January 1970

    This interview focuses on the formation of Bedford – Stuyvesant, political consequences of Bedford – Stuyvesant for Robert F. Kennedy [RFK], and RFK’s attitudes towards Bedford- Stuyvesant, among other things.

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    Howard P. Jones Oral History Interview - JFK #3, 4/9/1970
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection9 April 1970

    This interview focuses on Robert F. Kennedy’s [RFK] involvement in Indonesia, different ideas about Indonesian policy in the early 1960s, and organizational changes under the Kennedy Administration, among other things.

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