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Convention acceptance speech, "The New Frontier," 15 July 1960

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKPOF-137-003
    Title:
    Convention acceptance speech, "The New Frontier," 15 July 1960
    Date(s) of Materials:
    15 July 1960
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains copies of Presidential candidate John F. Kennedy's acceptance speech at the Democratic Convention, a speech which later became known as "The New Frontier." In his remarks, then Senator Kennedy famously states, "The New Frontier of which I speak is not a set of promises-- it is a set of challenges. It sums up not what I intend to offer the American people, but what I intend to ask of them."
    Extent:
    14 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 acceptance speech, "The New Frontier," 15 July 1960
    Physical Description:
    14 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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