Convocation at the University of Maine at Orono; President John F. Kennedy (right, back to camera) walks off platform with President of the University of Maine, Dr. Lloyd H. Elliott. Also pictured: Dean of Men, John E. Stewart; trustee Kermit S. Nickerson; Dean of Women, Dr. Mary S. Zink; Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. H. Austin Peck; White House Secret Service agents, Bill Duncan, Floyd Boring, and Arthur L. “Art” Godfrey. Alumni Memorial Athletic Field, Orono, Maine.
President John F. Kennedy (at lectern) delivers remarks during convocation at the University of Maine at Orono. Seated onstage: (first row) trustee W. Gordon Robertson; Representative Stanley R. Tupper (Maine); Senator Edmund S. Muskie (Maine); President of the University of Maine, Dr. Lloyd H. Elliott; Governor of Maine, John H. Reed; Senator Margaret Chase Smith (Maine); Representative Clifford G. McIntire (Maine); trustee Dr. Lawrence M. Cutler; (second row) Registrar and Director of Student Services, George H. Crosby; Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dr. H. Austin Peck; trustee Owen H. Smith; trustee Kermit S. Nickerson; trustee Hubert H. Hauck; trustee Robert N. Haskell; trustee Ralph H. Cutting; trustee Charles E. Crossland; trustee Rena C. Bowles; trustee Arthur H. Benoit; (third row) President of the General Student Senate, Lowell T. Sherwood, Jr.; Vice Chairman of the Faculty Council, Brooks W. Hamilton; President of the Associated Women Students, Mary F. Goucher; (fourth row) Dean of Women, Dr. Mary S. Zink; Dean of Men, John E. Stewart; Dean of the College of Education, Dr. Mark R. Shibles; Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, Dr. Joseph M. Murray; Dean of the College of Agriculture, Winthrop C. Libby; Dean of the School of Law, Edward S. Godfrey, III; Dean of Graduate Studies, Dr. Franklin P. Eggert; Dean of the College of Technology, Dr. Thomas H. Curry. Also pictured: White House Secret Service agents, Bill Duncan, Arthur L. “Art” Godfrey, Floyd Boring, and Ron Pontius, stands in front of platform. Alumni Memorial Athletic Field, Orono, Maine.
President John F. Kennedy (right) and his sister Patricia “Pat” Kennedy Lawford (left) arrive at Boothbay Harbor, Maine, to attend mass at Our Lady Queen of Peace church. Walking behind are Under Secretary of the Navy Paul B. “Red” Fay (between the President and Mrs. Lawford) and White House Secret Service agent Floyd Boring (over President Kennedy’s shoulder). All others are unidentified.