Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. President's Office Files.
This folder contains material collected by the office of President John F. Kennedy's secretary, Evelyn Lincoln, concerning the Department of Commerce. Topics primarily concern the "Boost the Economy" program presented at the U.S. Conference of Mayors, and Federal aid to U.S. communities. Of note is an issue of This Week Magazine containing an article by Secretary of Commerce Luther H. Hodges titled, "How to Start Things Booming Again." Also included in this folder is the "Handbook of Federal Aids to Communities" by the Area Redevelopment Administration. This folder also contains a draft of a paper titled, "Your Community and the Area Redevelopment Act."