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Palm Beach, Florida, 1 January 1961

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKCAMP1960-1060-017
    Title:
    Palm Beach, Florida, 1 January 1961
    Date(s) of Materials:
    1 January 1961
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains a transcript of a press conference given by President-elect John F. Kennedy and Senator Paul Douglas, Chairman of the Task Force on Area Redevelopment, at the President-elect’s home in Palm Beach, Florida. President-elect Kennedy begins the press conference by making a brief statement on the results of the task force followed by a statement from Senator Douglas concerning unemployment. Senator Douglas goes on to answer questions from the press concerning unemployment compensation, the distribution of food to needy families, and area redevelopment legislation. The press also asks President-elect Kennedy questions on various topics including Soviet Union Premier Nikita Khrushchev’s New Years greetings and Laos.

    Extent:
    22 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 Transcripts, 1960-1961. Palm Beach, Florida, 1 January 1961
    Place(s):
    Florida
    Laos
    Physical Description:
    22 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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