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    Michael V. Forrestal Oral HIstory Interview - JFK #2, 7/28/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection28 July 1964

    Forrestal discusses the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Maphilindo problem and Malaysian/Indonesian tension, and the significance of Nam Tha, among other issues.

  • Oral History Interview (this link takes you to the interview summary and, if available, the electronic transcript)
    J. William Fulbright Oral History Interview - JFK #2, 7/8/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection8 July 1964

    Fulbirght discusses the 1961 “Muzzling the Military” memorandum limiting political activity by members of the military, several Foreign Agents Registration Act cases, United States relations with the Soviet Union, and an October 1963 trip to Arkansas that Fulbright took with John F. Kennedy, among other issues.

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    James C. Thomson Oral History Interview - JFK #2, 3/19/1980
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection19 March 1980

    In this interview, he discusses conflicting policies on China, the Chinese food crisis and the “Food for Peace” campaign, and Sino-Soviet relations, among other issues.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Connecticut Valley branch of the Foreign Policy Association, Springfield, Massachusetts, 22 November 1955
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files22 November 1955

    This folder contains copies of a speech given by Senator John F. Kennedy before the Connecticut Valley branch of the Foreign Policy Association in Springfield, Massachusetts. In his speech the Senator discusses foreign policy proposals to address various international issues including French colonialism in North Africa and Indochina, and communism ...

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    Colonialism and American Foreign Policy, Town Hall luncheon, Los Angeles, California, 13 April 1956
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files13 April 1956, undated

    This folder contains copies and a draft of Senator John F. Kennedy’s speech titled, “Colonialism and American Foreign Policy,” given at a Town Hall luncheon in Los Angeles, California. In his speech the Senator addresses Western colonialism, nationalism, and communism. Of note is a draft with notations by the Senator.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    "Struggle Against Imperialism, Part II -- Poland and Eastern Europe," 21 August 1957
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files21 August 1957

    This folder contains drafts of a speech by Senator John F. Kennedy given on the floor of the United States Senate and titled, “The Struggle Against Imperialism, Part II -- Poland and Eastern Europe." In his speech the Senator discusses United States aid to Poland, relations between the Soviet Union and Poland, and Poland's progress in the fight aga...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Howard Crawley Memorial Lecture, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1 November 1957
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files1 November 1957

    This folder contains a draft of Senator John F. Kennedy’s speech titled, “The New Dimensions of American Foreign Policy,” given as part of the Howard Crawley Memorial Lecture series at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In his speech the Senator discusses the global economy and the growing economic disparity between indus...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Social Science Foundation lecture, University of Denver, Denver, Colorado, 24 February 1958
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files24 February 1958, undated

    This folder contains copies and drafts of Senator John F. Kennedy’s speeches, “The Global Challenge We Face,” given as part of a Social Science Foundation lecture at the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado; and, “New Dimensions in American Foreign Policy: 1958.” In the speeches Senator Kennedy discusses a need for greater investment in educati...

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    Upon receipt of Man of the Year award by the Polish Daily News, Chicago, Illinois, 2 March 1958
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files2 March 1958

    This file contains a copy of Senator John F. Kennedy’s speech upon receipt of the Man of the Year Award given by the Polish Daily News in Chicago, Illinois. In his speech the Senator discusses communist influence in Poland and proposes foreign aid measures to decrease Polish dependence on the Soviet Union.

  • Digitized Folder of Material (this link takes you to a folder of digitized material within a collection)
    8th Annual Pittsburgh World Affairs forum, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 18 April 1958
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files18 April 1958, undated

    This file contains drafts of Senator John F. Kennedy’s speech at the 8th Annual World Affairs forum held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. In his speech the Senator discusses the growing threat of communism, nuclear war, the global economy, and foreign aid. Of note is a draft with notations by Senator Kennedy.

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