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    John F. Kennedy: Democratic National Convention Collection, 1960. This 14-piece collection of material from before, during, and after the 1960 Los Angeles Democratic National Convention includes acceptance speech tickets and pre- and post-convention material: (1-2) "Presidential Campaign Kick-Off Dinner January 23, 1960" program and ticket at which Senator John F. Kennedy was a speaker and is pictured; (3) Presidential Election Handbook filled with information about the upcoming national conventions and election, including photographs and information about the Democratic and Republican contenders; (4-6) a felt banner, plastic campaign hat, and button from the Democratic National Convention July 1960; (7) special events program from the Democratic National Convention, 1960; (8) the official Democratic national platform, "The Rights of Man"; (9) General Admission ticket to John F. Kennedy's acceptance speech program dated July 15, 1960; (10) Golden Horseshow ticket to John F. Kennedy's acceptance speech rally on July 15, 1960; (11) invitation to a Kennedy-Johnson campaign dinner in Washington, D.C., September 20, 1960; (12) special reserved ticket to a major address by Senator John F. Kennedy in Philadelphia October 31, 1960; (13) ticket to a Massachusetts Citizens for Kennedy and Johnson dinner, November 1, 1960; and (14) ticket to the "All Chicago Salute to Senator John F. Kennedy," November 4, 1960. Banner and hat typical age. Otherwise, in fine condition.

    From the collection of Dr. Dean Rudoy. For more information, please click here.


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    November, 2013
    23rd-24th Saturday-Sunday
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