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Exchange of toasts between Haile Selassie and President Kennedy, 2 October 1963

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-047-014
    Title:
    Exchange of toasts between Haile Selassie and President Kennedy, 2 October 1963
    Date(s) of Materials:
    2 October 1963
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains a press copy of an exchange of toasts between President John F. Kennedy and Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, during a luncheon held at the Woodmont County Club in Rockville, Maryland. In his remarks President Kennedy discusses the Emperor's leadership in Ethiopia and international organizations such as the United Nations. Emperor Haile Selassie discusses his hopes that increased cultural exchange between peoples of different nations will increase tolerance and understanding. The Emperor also compares current African efforts for unification to the American Civil Rights Movement.
    Extent:
    2 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. Exchange of toasts between Haile Selassie and President Kennedy, 2 October 1963
    Place(s):
    Ethiopia
    Physical Description:
    2 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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