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American Veterans Committee

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-095-017
    Title:
    American Veterans Committee
    Date(s) of Materials:
    19 June 1961-21 June 1962
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning the efforts of the American Veterans Committee (AVC) to ensure adequate veterans' pensions and eliminate segregationist policies in the military. Materials include memoranda, reports, and letters between Murray Gross, National Chairman of the AVC, and Carlisle P. Runge, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Manpower.
    Extent:
    19 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    08.
    Series Name:
    Subjects.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files. Subjects. American Veterans Committee
    Subject(s):
    Civil rights
    Military
    Organization(s):
    American Veterans Committee
    Physical Description:
    19 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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    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.
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