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    John F. Kennedy: Runnymede England Memorial Park Albums with Jackie Signed Invitation. Group of four items related to the opening of the J.F.K. Memorial in Runnymede, England on May 14th 1965. 1) Engraved invitation sent by Jacqueline Kennedy to George "Barney" Ross with transmittal envelope (stains). 2) A duplicate of above tipped into an album, personally inscribed by Mrs. Kennedy: "Dear Barney Thank you for coming for [the Inauguration of the British Memorial to President John F. Kennedy] the last thing we all do together for Jack. With love Jackie May 14, 1965". 3) A deluxe 8" x 10.75" official program for the event, bound in red leather, with gold-stamped Presidential Seal on the cover and the initials "G.H.R." 4) 9.5" x 10.5" photo album bound in red leather with gold-stamped design and wording on cover reading "John F. Kennedy Memorial Runnymede, England 14 May 1965". Light wear to spine. The album contains a mimeographed passenger list for the flight to England, an engraved admittance card with envelope and twenty-one [21] photographs taken at the event by Cecil Stoughton. Nineteen [19] of these are 8" x 10" color photos showing the Royal Family, members of the Kennedy family and dignitaries. From the estate of George H. R. "Barney" Ross.

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