Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
President of the United States, 1961-1963.
Senator John F Kennedy visits DU and gives speech at the City Auditorium on Economic policy on February 24, 1958.
Sources Carnes, Del. “Shift in Aid Urged: Sen. Kennedy Talks to 8,200 in Denver,” The Denver Post, February 25th, 1958.
Announced in the Denver Clarion that Senator John F. Kennedy will be the sixth speaker in the DU Social Science Foundation's current lecture series on world affairs (1958). His topic of discussion is "The Challenge We Face" at 8:30pm on Monday February 24, 1958 in the Denver City Auditorium.
After a ticket rush (over 6,000 requests), the speech given by Kennedy originally scheduled for City Auditorium Theater has been moved to City Auditorium Arena on February 24, 1958.
Article in the February 28, 1958 Denver Clarion, states that Kennedy Urges Educational Changes.
Blasts Republicans for Complacent National Stand in Denver Civic Center Address on September 23, 1960.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract Voice of America (VOA) Special Events Director and commentator Russell Black announces the memorial service for President John F. Kennedy in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda on November 24, 1963. Black talks about the physical setting, gives the names of numerous attendees including members of the President's Cabinet, the Congress, the Kennedy family and foreign dignitaries. Black also describes events in the rotunda as they take place. Senate Majority Leader Mike Mansfield (D-Mont.), United States...
Dates: 1963 November 24
Abstract John F. Kennedy stands behind podium with seal of the president. Fa Ten Kao stands beside him holding award.
Dates: between 1961 January-1963 November