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    Wesley Barthelmes Oral History Interview - RFK #1, 5/20/1969
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection20 May 1969

    Barthelmes discusses relations between Robert F. Kennedy's (RFK) senate office and different news outlets and reporters, RFK’s personality and eccentricities, and his rapport with different groups that he spoke to, among other issues.

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    Lucius D. Battle Oral History Interview - JFK #2, 8/27/1968
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection27 August 1968

    Battle discusses the Bureau of Cultural Affairs, including the Inter-Agency Youth Committee and Robert F. Kennedy’s involvement in youth affairs, and Battle’s efforts to improve the status of the Bureau.

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    William C. Battle Oral History Interview - JFK #4, 8/31/2005
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection31 August 2005

    Battle and his wife Barry discuss John F. Kennedy (JFK) during World War II, the P.T. 109 incident, and their friendship with JFK and Robert F. Kennedy, among other issues.

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    Abraham D. Beame Oral History Interview - RFK #1, 6/27/1978
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection27 June 1978

    Beame discusses his unsuccessful 1965 mayoral bid and the help he received from Robert F. Kennedy (RFK), RFK’s presidential race, and the difficulties that arise when one politician campaigns for another, among other issues.

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    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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    Albert H. Blumenthal Oral History Interview - RFK #1, 12/14/1973
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection14 December 1973

    Blumenthal discusses his work on Robert F. Kennedy’s (RFK) 1964 senate campaign, including his first meeting with RFK, attempts to drum up support for RFK’s candidacy, and objections people had to RFK’s candidacy, among other issues.

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    Albert H. Blumenthal Oral History Interview - RFK #2, 7/1/1974
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection1 July 1974

    Blumenthal discusses Robert F. Kennedy’s involvement in New York State politics, including the 1965 fight for control of the New York State assembly, assignment of the New York State Democratic Whip in 1966, and the 1965 New York City mayoral race, among other issues.

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    Albert H. Blumenthal Oral History Interview - RFK #4, 11/23/1976
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection23 November 1976

    Blumenthal discusses the Robert F. Kennedy’s (RFK) decision to run for president in 1968, the Eugene J. McCarthy campaign and Democratic Party leadership’s reaction to that decision, and RFK’s campaign in Indiana and New York State, 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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