Javits, Jacob K.: Oral History Interview - JFK #1, 4/26/1966
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Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel), 1904-1986
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In this interview Javits discusses first meeting John F. Kennedy [JFK] in 1946; working with JFK in the House of Representatives on housing and veterans issues and in the Senate on different pieces of legislation; the confrontation between Javits and JFK in the Senate on medicare; social interactions with Senator JFK; JFK’s occasional "offbeat position;" the 1960 presidential election; and JFK’s sense of humor, among other issues.
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26 April 1966
Donated to the United States
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