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    John F. Kennedy: Two David F. Powers 1946 Congressional Campaign Documents. David Powers (1912-1998), a close friend of President Kennedy, served as special assistant and assistant appointments secretary during Kennedy's administration. Following his friend's death, he served as museum curator for the JFK Library and Museum (1964-1994). In the first document, a two page, 8" x 5" card written in blue ink, Powers transcribes Kennedy's thoughts regarding his transition from a career as a journalist to a political career. The second document, five pages, 8.5" x 11" (recto only), provides a brief description of the 1946 Congressional campaign in which Kennedy first entered politics as a Massachusetts representative to the U.S. House. Both are in clean and in fine condition.

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    May, 2015
    18th Monday
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