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August 1962: 2-12

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-051-006
    Title:
    August 1962: 2-12
    Date(s) of Materials:
    August 1962: 2-12
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning legislative activities and efforts to enact the Kennedy Administration's legislative program. Items include an overview of legislative items recommended by the President and reports prepared by Legislative Research. Memoranda from Special Assistant to the President for Congressional Relations and Personnel Lawrence "Larry" O'Brien concerning individual congressmen and pieces of legislation are found throughout are found throughout. Topics include tax reform, foreign aid, and agriculture, but the majority of materials concerns pending trade legislation. The folder also contains memoranda from Myer Feldman, Deputy Special Counsel to the President, and Charles B. Shuman, President of the American Farm Bureau Federation, on legislative priorities and agricultural legislation, respectively. The folder was originally titled "8/2/62-8/12/62 Trade."
    Extent:
    109 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    04.
    Series Name:
    Legislative Files.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files. Legislative Files. August 1962: 2-12
    Physical Description:
    109 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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