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    John F. Kennedy: Democratic Convention Reception Invitation, 1960. Engraved invitation, 5.75" x 4.75". During the 1960 Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles, Senator John F. Kennedy and his wife Jacqueline held a reception in the ballroom of the Biltmore Hotel for delegates on Sunday, July 10 from 1:00-4:00pm. This is an invitation to that affair (with envelope). Floating at the top is the gold embossed Great Seal of the United States; below is the engraved message with the name of the invitee hand-written. This lot is accompanied by another invitation from the Democratic National Convention Committee inviting all delegates to a reception from 5:30-7:00pm on that same day to honor "our distinguished candidates." Fine condition.

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


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    November, 2013
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