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    Louis E. Martin Oral History Interview - JFK #3, 5/11/1966
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection11 May 1966

    In this interview Martin discusses helping fill government positions after John F. Kennedy [JFK] is elected President, 1960; the appointment of African American judges, including Thurgood Marshall to the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; providing African American candidates for different agency positions; civil rights crises d...

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    John J. Sparkman Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 5/11/1978
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection11 May 1978

    This interview focuses on Sparkman’s evaluation of working with John F. Kennedy (JFK), JFK’s stance on civil rights and desegregation, and Sparkman’s perceptions of JFK and Robert F. Kennedy (RFK), among other issues.

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    Donald J. Stedman Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 12/18/1968
    John F. Kennedy Oral History Collection18 December 1968

    This interview focuses on the mission and inner working of the Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Foundation, the Kennedy family’s advocacy for people with intellectual disabilities, and Stedman’s admiration for Eunice and Sargent Shriver, among other issues.

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    South Dakota: Political: G-K
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 19609 April 1958-1 July 1960, undated

    This folder contains letters and telegrams sent between Senator John F. Kennedy, members of the Senator’s staff, and various individuals containing expressions of general support for Senator Kennedy’s 1960 presidential campaign and campaign efforts in South Dakota, including trips to the state made by Robert Sargent “Sarge” Shriver and Robert A. Wa...

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    Wisconsin: Primary: District Two
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 19601960: 9 March-4 April, undated

    This folder contains letters to Robert “Sarge” Shriver from Arthur Garrity, a staff member on Senator John F. Kennedy’s 1960 presidential campaign, regarding deliveries of campaign materials in Wisconsin. Also included in this folder are lists of known supporters of Senator Kennedy in the Second Congressional District in Wisconsin.

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    AR6280-1L. Inaugural Parade for President John F. Kennedy
    White House Photographs20 January 1961

    Inaugural Parade for President John F. Kennedy along Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D.C. Motorcade with Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara; Secretary of the Treasury C. Douglas Dillon; and Secretary of State Dean Rusk passes the reviewing stand. Members of the Kennedy family watch, including the President's brother Edward M. "Ted" Kennedy; s...

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    AR6280-C. Inaugural Ceremony for President John F. Kennedy
    White House Photographs20 January 1961

    Presidential Inauguration of John F. Kennedy at East Portico, United States Capitol Building, Washington, D.C. Jacqueline Kennedy talks with Lady Bird Johnson as they await arrival of President-elect John F. Kennedy and Vice President-elect Lyndon B. Johnson. Behind them: John F. Kennedy's sister Eunice Kennedy Shriver; her husband R. Sargent Shriv...

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    Photograph, Sargent Shriver and President of Guinea Sekou Toure
    R. Sargent Shriver Personal Papers1961: 22 April-21 May

    Photograph of President of Guinea Sekou Toure [left] and Sargent Shriver, Director of the Peace Corps, in Ghana as part of Shriver's eight nation tour. Caption on verso of photo reads: "Sargent, President Toure in Ghana, June '61 [sic], (Information Guinée)

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    Photograph, Sargent Shriver and President Mohammad Ayub Khan in Pakistan
    R. Sargent Shriver Personal PapersMay 1961: 5-8

    Photograph of Sargent Shriver, Director of the Peace Corps in Rawalpindi, Pakistan as part of an eight nation tour. Caption on verso of photo reads: "Mr. Sargent Shriver, Director, US Peace Corps, arrived in Rawalpindi on Friday, May 5, 1961, for one-day visit to Pakistan's interim capital. During his stay in Rawalpindi, he met with President Moham...

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    Photograph, Sargent Shriver and Pakistani Minister for Health, Labor, and Social Welfare W.A. Burki
    R. Sargent Shriver Personal PapersMay 1961: 5-8

    Photograph of Sargent Shriver, Director of the Peace Corps in Rawalpindi, Pakistan as part of an eight nation tour. Caption on verso of photo reads: "Mr. Sargent Shriver, Director, US Peace Corps, arrived in Rawalpindi on Friday, May 5, 1961, for one-day visit to Pakistan's interim capital. During his stay in Rawalpindi, he met with President Moham...

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