Address at medical care for the aged rally, New York, 20 May 1962

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Title
Address at medical care for the aged rally, New York, 20 May 1962
Collection
Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
Finding Aid | Digitized Content
Digital Identifier
JFKPOF-038-023
Date(s) of Materials
20 May 1962
Folder Description
This folder contains materials collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning President Kennedy's address at the Rally of the Three Generations for President Kennedy's Health Insurance Program through Social Security held at Madison Square Garden in New York City. In his speech the President discusses the proposed King-Anderson Bill and the necessity to provide reliable and affordable health insurance for the aged through Social Security. Materials in this folder include various memoranda, drafts (one by Special Counsel and speechwriter Theodore Sorensen), and a press copy of the speech, in addition to research notes, a draft for a suggested tape-recorded message on the subject, and a statement made by Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare Abraham A. Ribicoff concerning health insurance for the aged. Of note are several items with handwritten notations by President Kennedy.
Extent / Physical Description
101 digital pages
Series
Series 03. Speech Files.
Preferred Citation
Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files. Speech Files. Address at medical care for the aged rally, New York, 20 May 1962
Media Type
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