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Young Democrats dinner, Jackson, Mississippi, 17 October 1957

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKSEN-0898-017
    Title:
    Young Democrats dinner, Jackson, Mississippi, 17 October 1957
    Date(s) of Materials:
    October 1957: 17-18, undated
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains a draft of a speech given by Senator John F. Kennedy at a Young Democrats dinner in Jackson, Mississippi. In his speech the Senator discusses foreign and domestic policy under President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s administration and a need for strong leadership to fight the growing threat of communism. The draft includes notations by the Senator. Also included in this folder are notes by Senator Kennedy and a newspaper article discussing the Senator’s position on the Supreme Court case upholding school desegregation.
    Extent:
    20 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    12.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files. Speeches and the Press. Speech Files, 1953-1960. Young Democrats dinner, Jackson, Mississippi, 17 October 1957. JFKSEN-0898-017. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
    Physical Description:
    20 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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