Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
This folder contains a press copy of President John F. Kennedy's remarks in the new flower garden of the White House announcing the New Haven Juvenile Delinquency Grant, a part of the administration's plan to reduce juvenile delinquency through cooperation with state governments, local communities, and private organizations. In his speech the President explains the complexity of the problem, noting the impact of factors such as education and employment. The press copy also includes remarks from Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, New Haven Mayor Richard Lee, Connecticut Senator Abraham A. Ribicoff, and Connecticut Congressman Robert N. Giaimo.