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Jewish Community Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 23 March 1960

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Digital Identifier:
JFKSEN-0907-022
Title:
Jewish Community Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 23 March 1960
Date(s) of Materials:
23 March 1960
Folder Description:
This file contains copies and a draft of Senator John F. Kennedy’s speech titled, “Civil Rights for All Americans,” given at a reception at the Jewish Community Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. In the speech he discusses the importance of the 14th and 15th Constitutional Amendments and the Civil Rights Act of 1957 to democracy, and proposes revising legislation to create enforcement provisions guaranteeing the right to vote for every citizen. Of note, the draft contains notations by the Senator.
Extent:
52 digital pages
Collection:
Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files
Finding Aid | Digitized Content
Series Number:
12.
Subseries Number:
12.1.
Subseries Name:
Speech Files, 1953-1960.
Preferred Citation:
Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files. Speeches and the Press. Speech Files, 1953-1960. Jewish Community Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 23 March 1960. JFKSEN-0907-022. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
Physical Description:
52 digital pages
Media Type:
Paper
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Copyright Notice:
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