Archives

10 August 1961

About Folder

Digital Identifier:
JFKPOF-054-016
Title:
10 August 1961
Date(s) of Materials:
10 August 1961
Folder Description:
This folder contains material collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning the President's News Conference of August 10, 1961 (News Conference 15). President Kennedy began the press conference with statements concerning Great Britain's entry into the European Market and the positive response to the Peace Corp proposal. The President then discussed a recent report from the special panel on nuclear testing and announced that he that he had asked Ambassador Arthur H. Dean return to Geneva to continue negotiations for a test ban treaty. Following the announcements the President answered questions from the press on a variety of topics including the situation in Berlin, the resumption of nuclear testing, and the proper role of military officers involved in public education about the dangers of communism. Items consist of the official White House transcript of the press conference and the stenotype transcript of the press conference.
Extent:
37 digital pages
Collection:
Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
Finding Aid | Digitized Content
Series Number:
05.
Series Name:
Press Conferences.
Preferred Citation:
Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files. Press Conferences. 10 August 1961. JFKPOF-054-016. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
Physical Description:
37 digital pages
Media Type:
Paper
Use Restriction Note:
Some of the archival materials in this collection may be subject to copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Users of these materials are advised to determine the copyright status of any document from which they wish to publish.
Copyright Notice:
Documents in this collection that were prepared by officials of the United States as part of their official duties are in the public domain. Some of the archival materials in this collection may be subject to copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Users of these materials are advised to determine the copyright status of any document from which they wish to publish.

The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excesses of "fair use," that user may be liable for copyright infringement. This institution reserves the right to refuse to accept a copying order if, in its judgment, fulfillment of the order would involve violation of copyright law. The copyright law extends its protection to unpublished works from the moment of creation in a tangible form.