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Convention, campaign correspondence, 1956

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-135-018
    Title:
    Convention, campaign correspondence, 1956
    Date(s) of Materials:
    1956: 20 July-26 October
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, both during and prior to his Presidency, concerning Governor of Illinois (and later United States Ambassador to the United Nations) Adlai Stevenson's 1956 presidential campaign and Senator Kennedy's speech at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago. Materials in this folder include telegrams, correspondence, newspaper articles, copies of speeches, and campaign literature on the Equal Rights Amendment and the Tennessee Valley Authority. Of note are several items with handwritten notations by Senator Kennedy.
    Extent:
    52 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    11.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files. Special Events through the Years. Convention, campaign correspondence, 1956
    Physical Description:
    52 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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