Mar
24
2015

Newly Processed Materials: Nancy Tuckerman Files of the Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers

 

by Jennifer Marciello, Processing Archivist

We are pleased to announce that the Nancy Tuckerman Series of the Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Personal Papers is open and available for research.

The papers contain personal and professional materials relating to Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis’s public and private life and her role as First Lady of the United …

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Feb
26
2015

Newly Opened Collection: Ace of Clubs Records

 

by Lauren Wallace, Graduate Student Intern (Simmons College GSLIS)

We are pleased to announce that the Ace of Clubs Records is now open and available for research. This collection features the administrative, social, and photographic records of the Ace of Clubs Charitable Organization. From charity events to by-law revisions, President’s books to Secretary journals, …

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Jan
07
2015

The Kennedy Library Remembers Warren Cikins

We are very sad to report that Warren I. Cikins, whose personal papers reside at the Kennedy Library, passed away on December 13, 2014. Cikins was a dedicated public servant at both the federal and local levels. He began his lengthy career as a legislative assistant to Congressman Brooks Hays of Arkansas, and went on …

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Jan
07
2015

Newly Processed Collection: James Saxon Personal Papers

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by Christina Lehman Fitzpatrick, Processing Archivist

We are pleased to announce that the James Saxon Personal Papers are open and available for research. Saxon served as Comptroller of the Currency during the Kennedy and Johnson administrations (1961-1966). As an independent bureau of the U.S. Treasury Department, the Office of the Comptroller is charged with …

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Dec
01
2014

Newly Opened Collection: John H. Sharon Personal Papers

 

by Abigail Malangone, Processing & Reference Archivist

We are pleased to announce the opening of the John H. Sharon Personal Papers collection.

John H. Sharon was a Washington, D.C.-based attorney whose personal papers document his interest and involvement in the Democratic Party in the 1950s and 1960s. The materials in this collection focus primarily …

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Nov
21
2014

Grabaciones de audio del director del USIA Edward R. Murrow digitalizados y disponibles en la red

 

por Bill Bjelf, archivero digital asistente por las colecciones audiovisuales traducción por David Castillo, Interna en la Biblioteca Presidencial John F. Kennedy

(See English translation here.)

Se ha digitalizado una serie de grabaciones del United States Information Agency Audio Recordings Collection del Kennedy Library y se puede accederlas en nuestro archivo digital. Los Director …

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Nov
04
2014

Newly Processed Collection: Myer Feldman Personal Papers

 

by Christina Lehman Fitzpatrick, Processing Archivist

 

 

 

 

You were far more indispensable than the public knows to John Kennedy’s success as a Senator, candidate and President. He knew it, however; and I know he would want me to express his deep gratitude.”

 

– Theodore Sorensen to Myer Feldman upon …

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Oct
23
2014

USIA Director Edward R. Murrow Audio Recordings Digitized and Available Online

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by Bill Bjelf, Assistant Digital Archivist for Audiovisual Collections

(Ver traducción española aquí.)

A series of materials from the Kennedy Library’s United States Information Agency Audio Recordings Collection has been digitized and made available in the Library’s digital archives. The Director Edward R. Murrow Recordings, 1961-1965, contains audio recordings of speeches and other public …

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Sep
29
2014

Newly Digitized: Civil Rights Materials from the Burke Marshall Personal Papers

 

by Elyse Edwards, Graduate Student Intern (Simmons College GSLIS)

‘In times of great struggle and conflict in the South,’ Congressman [John] Lewis said, ‘during the freedom rides of 1961, when young people were being beaten by angry mobs in Montgomery and when fire hoses and dogs were being turned on people in Birmingham, people …

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Sep
23
2014

Newly Processed Collection: Lawrence F. O’Brien Personal Papers

 

by Abigail Malangone, Processing & Reference Archivist

We are pleased to announce that the Lawrence F. O’Brien Personal Papers are open and available for research.

Lawrence “Larry” O’Brien, of Springfield, Massachusetts, was a member of the inner circle of Kennedy aides that came to be known as the “Irish Mafia.” O’Brien began his association …

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