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Remarks at Cook County Democratic Party dinner, Chicago, Illinois, 19 October 1962

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-041-017
    Title:
    Remarks at Cook County Democratic Party dinner, Chicago, Illinois, 19 October 1962
    Date(s) of Materials:
    19 October 1962
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning President Kennedy's remarks at a dinner for the Democratic Party of Cook County held at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. In his speech the President highlights the fundamental differences between the country's political parties, and discusses the importance of electing Democratic representatives from Illinois in the upcoming 1962 Congressional elections. He encourages his audience to elect Senatorial candidate Sidney Yates. Materials in this folder include various memoranda, a draft by Special Counsel and speechwriter Theodore Sorensen, a press copy, and a reading copy of the speech with handwritten notations by the President, in addition to a program for the dinner.
    Extent:
    43 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    03.
    Series Name:
    Speech Files.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files. Speech Files. Remarks at Cook County Democratic Party dinner, Chicago, Illinois, 19 October 1962
    Place(s):
    Illinois
    Physical Description:
    43 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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