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RB-47 incident

    About Folder

    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-106-009
    Title:
    RB-47 incident
    Date(s) of Materials:
    1961: 30 January-6 February
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning President Kennedy's response to a failed United States Air Force mission in the Soviet Union resulting in the death of four crew members. Materials in this folder include letters of condolence to the families of the deceased soldiers and a letter from Captain Freeman Bruce Olmstead thanking the President for welcoming him back to America.
    Extent:
    12 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. RB-47 incident
    Subject(s):
    Cold War
    Organization(s):
    United States. Air Force
    Place(s):
    Soviet Union
    Physical Description:
    12 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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