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Trips: Costa Rica, March 1963: 18-20

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-108-009
    Title:
    Trips: Costa Rica, March 1963: 18-20
    Date(s) of Materials:
    1963: 28 February-20 March
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning President Kennedy's trip to San José, Costa Rica to attend the Presidents' Conference, an international meeting of heads of state devoted to the goals of the Alliance for Progress and other initiatives between countries in the western hemisphere. Materials in this folder include itineraries, a newspaper article, a commemorative photograph, a handwritten draft of President Kennedy's remarks upon arrival in Costa Rica, a list of conference participants, a guest list for a luncheon, a card from the Costa Rican Ambassador to the United States welcoming the President to the country, and a draft for President Kennedy's speech at the University of Costa Rica. The folder also contains a report on a pending Guatemala exposition, a report on social and economic conditions in El Salvador, copies of the "Declaration of Central America" delivered at the conference, booklets on Operacion Amigo and the Organizaciones Sindicales Libres, and materials on the second Congreso Nacional Sindcales, including a program, penant, and resolutions. Of note are several items in Spanish.
    Extent:
    257 digital pages, including 1 photograph
    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. Trips: Costa Rica, March 1963: 18-20
    Place(s):
    Costa Rica
    Physical Description:
    257 digital pages, including 1 photograph
    Media Type:
    Paper
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    Cigar Box with Mayan Figures
    Photograph of President of Panama Roberto Chiari
    Photograph of President of Costa Rica Francisco Orlich Bolmarcich
    Trip to Costa Rica: President Kennedy greets Costa Rican Little Leaguers & Boy Scouts, United States Embassy Residence in San Rafael de Escazú
    Trip to Costa Rica: President Kennedy at a welcoming ceremony given by Costa Rican Christian Democratic Youth (Juventud Costarricense Demócrata Cristiana) at the United States Embassy Residence in San Rafael de Escazú
    Toasts of President and President Somoza of Nicaragua, Ambassador's residence, San Jose, Costa Rica, 19 March 1963
    Toast of the President to the Central American Presidents at a Luncheon at the Ambassador's Residence in San Jose, Costa Rica, 19 March 1963
    Events: 19 March 1963, Luncheon (stag), Presidents of Central American Nations and Panama (in Costa Rica)
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