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Speeches by date, 1960: 15 July-5 September

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKCAMP1960-1057-001
    Title:
    Speeches by date, 1960: 15 July-5 September
    Date(s) of Materials:
    1960: 15 July-5 September, undated
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains Senator John F. Kennedy’s schedule for September 2, 1960 and speeches given by the Senator in Alaska, California, Idaho, Maine, Michigan, and New Hampshire. In his speeches the Senator discusses the economy, labor, industry, legislation, and international affairs; and asks for support for his 1960 presidential campaign. Of note is Senator Kennedy’s acceptance speech titled, “The New Frontier,” given at the Democratic National Convention (DNC) upon receiving the Democratic Party’s nomination for the 1960 presidential election. In his speech the Senator addresses religion, Communism, nuclear weapons, and civil rights. He also discusses a New Frontier in America, which calls for leadership, courage, change, and opportunity for all.
    Extent:
    69 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 1960
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    15.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Presidential Campaign Files, 1960. Speeches and the Press. Press Secretary’s Speech-Statement File, 1960. Speeches by date, 1960: 15 July-5 September
    Physical Description:
    69 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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