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Remarks at East Coast Memorial to the Missing at Sea dedication, New York, 23 May 1963

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-044-026
    Title:
    Remarks at East Coast Memorial to the Missing at Sea dedication, New York, 23 May 1963
    Date(s) of Materials:
    May 1963: 22-23
    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 the dedication ceremony of the East Coast Memorial to the Missing held at Battery Park in New York City. In his speech the President describes the dangerous beauty of the sea, and explains that every American must contribute towards efforts to maintain freedom. 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, in addition to a program for the dedication ceremony. Of note are several items with handwritten notations by the President.
    Extent:
    19 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. President's Office Files. Speech Files. Remarks at East Coast Memorial to the Missing at Sea dedication, New York, 23 May 1963
    Physical Description:
    19 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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