Auchincloss Family Collection

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Digital Identifier
Date(s) of Materials
1961: September-October
Collection, 1961. Guest book from Hammersmith Farm, Newport, Rhode Island, given by Jacqueline Kennedy to Janet Lee Auchincloss in September, 1961. Included is a four page letter from Jacqueline Kennedy to Janet Lee Auchincloss on October 2, 1961 about President Kennedy's vacation at Hammersmith.
Closed pending processing.
This collection consists of one guest book from Hammersmith Farm, Newport, Rhode Island beginning on September 1961 to October 15, 2008. Attached to the first page of the guestbook is a handwritten letter from Jacqueline Kennedy to her mother, Janet Lee Auchincloss, thanking her for hosting the First Family for a presidential vacation. Notable signatures in the guest book include President Kennedy, Jacqueline, Caroline, and John Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy, Indira Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru, John Kerry, Allen Dulles, and Robert McNamara.
Biographical Note
Hammersmith farm is the 300 acre Auchincloss oceanfront estate located in Newport, Rhode Island.
Extent / Physical Description
1 item (8 linear inches; 0.049 cubic feet).
Archival Creator(s)
Auchincloss family
Use Restriction Note
Some of the archival materials in this collection may be subject to copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Users of these materials are advised to determine the copyright status of any document from which they wish to publish.

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