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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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    Bernard L. Boutin Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 6/3/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection3 June 1964

    Boutin discusses the 1960 Democratic primary in New Hampshire; the 1960 Democratic National Convention; reforms that he made in the General Service Administration in personnel practices, bidding and contracting, and implementing equal opportunity programs; the stockpile investigation; and John F. Kennedy’s involvement in planning his presidential l...

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    Regulatory Agencies Panel Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 8/18/1964
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection18 August 1964

    This interview focuses on the James M. Landis Report, Commission appointments and the Kennedy Administration, and relationships between agencies, among other topics.

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    Mary V. Boylan Oral History Interview - JFK #2, 5/1/1968
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection1 May 1968

    Boylan discusses the requests for assistance from individuals and groups that would come to John F. Kennedy’s (JFK) Senate office in Boston, hiring African Americans for JFK’s Senate staff, and the members of JFK’s Boston staff, among other issues.

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    Oscar C. Carr Oral History Interview - RFK #1, 5/6-7/1969
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History CollectionMay 1969: 6-7

    Carr discusses Democratic politics in Mississippi; segregation, racism and the civil rights movement; the Justice Department’s involvement in desegregation and voter registration during the John F. Kennedy administration; and Robert F. Kennedy’s 1968 presidential run, among other issues.

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    Arthur A. Chapin Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 2/24/1967
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection24 February 1967

    Chapin he discusses his work on behalf of the Democratic National Committee for the 1960 Democratic National Convention, the 1960 Kennedy-for-President campaign’s voter registration drive, and campaign efforts towards African American voters, among other issues.

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    Arthur A. Chapin Oral History Inteview - JFK #2, 3/31/1967
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection31 March 1967

    Chapin discusses efforts to desegregate the Department of Labor and hire minorities, efforts to encourage desegregation and equal employment opportunities for minorities in the private sector, and civil rights legislation, among other issues.

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    Ewan Clague Oral History Interview - JFK #2, 8/17/1967
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection17 August 1967

    Clague discusses the revision of the Consumer Price Index, John F. Kennedy’s Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and Daniel Patrick Moynihan’s publication the Negro Family, among other issues.

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    Ramsey Clark Oral History Interview - RFK #3, 7/20/1970
    Robert F. Kennedy Oral History Collection20 July 1970

    Clark discusses Robert F. Kennedy’s (RFK) knowledge of and views on wiretapping, wiretaps and bugs of Martin Luther King, Jr., and RFK’s relationship with J. Edgar Hoover, among other issues.

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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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