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Democratic National and State Committees, Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York City, 12 October 1960

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKSEN-0913-004
    Title:
    Democratic National and State Committees, Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York City, 12 October 1960
    Date(s) of Materials:
    12 October 1960
    Folder Description:
    This file consists of a Democratic National Committee press release containing Senator John F. Kennedy's speech given at a dinner held by the Democratic National and State Committees at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City during his 1960 presidential campaign. In his speech he discusses the strategic importance of the islands of Quemoy (also known as Kinmen) and Matsu in maintaining peace and national security, and addresses concerns over Vice President Richard M. Nixon’s position on the issue.
    Extent:
    5 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. Democratic National and State Committees, Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York City, 12 October 1960. JFKSEN-0913-004. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
    Physical Description:
    5 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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