White House Photographs
President John F. Kennedy and Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy stand with President of the Republic of Ecuador, Dr. Carlos Julio Arosemena Monroy, and First Lady of the Republic of Ecuador, Gladys Peet de Arosemena, upon their arrival at Washington National Airport. Standing in group in front of airplane stairs: President Kennedy; President Arosemena Monroy; Mrs. Kennedy; Sandra Arosemena; Mrs. Arosemena; Carlos Julio Arosemena, Jr.; U.S. Chief of Protocol, Angier Biddle Duke; U.S. Under Secretary of State, George Ball; Naval Aide to President Kennedy, Captain Tazewell T. Shepard, Jr.; Military Aide to President Kennedy, General Chester V. Clifton; U.S. Assistant Chief of Protocol for Visits and Public Events, Samuel L. King. Also pictured: United States Ambassador to the Republic of Ecuador, Maurice M. Bernbaum; Betty Bernbaum; Ambassador of the Republic of Ecuador, Neftalí Ponce-Miranda; Ambassador of Nicaragua and Dean of the Diplomatic Corps, Dr. Guillermo Sevilla-Sacasa; Lillian Somoza de Sevilla-Sacasa; U.S. State Department Protocol officers, Richard J. Gookin and Jay Rutherfurd. Military Air Transport Service (MATS) terminal, Washington National Airport, Washington D.C.