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    Thomas M. C. Johnston Personal Papers
    1966-1969

    Papers 1966-1969. Businessman. Executive assistant to Senator Robert F. Kennedy, New York City (1966-1968); Robert F. Kennedy's representative, Bedford-Stuyvesant Corporation. Materials relating to the Bedford-Stuyvesant Corporation and to Robert Kennedy; includes correspondence, memorandums, minutes, legal documents, project proposals, financial ...

  • Oral History Interview (this link takes you to the interview summary and, if available, the electronic transcript)
    Harry Belafonte Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 5/20/2005
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection20 May 2005

    Belafonte discusses the development of his political awareness, Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. and others in the civil rights movement, and collaboration and conflict with John F. Kennedy and Robert F. Kennedy, among other issues.

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    James Bennett Oral History Interview - RFK #1, 11/11/1974
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection11 November 1974

    Bennett discusses the attorneys general under whom he served, Robert F. Kennedy’s Justice Department reforms, and J. Edgar Hoover, among other issues.

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    Simeon S. Booker Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 4/27/1967
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection27 April 1967

    Booker discusses African Americans’ disappointment with and distrust of John F. Kennedy (JFK) due to his lack of action on civil rights in Congress; his experience with the 1960 Kennedy-for-President campaign, JFK and Robert F. Kennedy's awareness of civil rights during the Presidency.

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    Peter B. Edelman Oral History Interview - RFK #2, 7/29/1969
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection29 July 1969

    Edelman discusses Theodore H. White’s 1968 book The Making of the President, developing Robert F. Kennedy’s 1968 presidential campaign speeches, and Lyndon B. Johnson’s withdrawal from the 1968 presidential race, among other issues.

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    Peter B. Edelman Oral History Interview - RFK #3, 8/5/1969
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection5 August 1969

    Edelman discusses Robert F. Kennedy’s (RFK) 1968 Washington D.C. presidential campaign, RFK’s farm program, and RFK’s California 1968 presidential debate debacle with Eugene J. McCarthy, among other issues.

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    James L. Farmer Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 3/10/1967
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection10 March 1967

    Farmer discusses the 1960 presidential campaign; the relationship between Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) and the John F. Kennedy (JFK) administration, interactions with Robert F. Kennedy and the Justice Department, the Freedom Rides and other civil rights actions; and JFK’s impact on civil rights, among other issues.

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    Edwin O. Guthman Oral History Interview, JFK #2, 2/24/1968
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection24 February 1968

    Guthman discusses the press coverage of civil rights during the Kennedy Administration, RFK’s relationship with the press, and Guthman’s involvement in the investigation of James R. Hoffa, among other issues.

  • 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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    Theodore M. Hesburgh Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 3/27/1966
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection27 March 1966

    In this interview Hesburgh discusses his contact with John F. Kennedy [JFK] before he was elected President; Harris Wofford on JFK’s staff; different members of the Commission on Civil Rights; meeting with President JFK about the Commission’s reports and recommendations; JFK versus Dwight D. Eisenhower and Lyndon B. Johnson on civil rights, respect...

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