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    John F. Kennedy: European Presidential Invitations, 1963. Consisting of two engraved invitations 5.75" x 3.75": a presidential dinner at the American Embassy Club (Germany), dated June 24, 1963 and a presidential luncheon at the American Embassy Residence (Italy), dated July 2, 1963.

    During his 1963 European trip, amongst other events, President John Kennedy hosted a black tie dinner at the American Embassy Club in Bad Godesberg, Germany, two days before he visited the Berlin Wall and spoke his famous words before 450,000 West Berliners, "As a free man, I take pride in the words Ich bin ein Berliner [I am a Berliner]." The president also hosted a luncheon at the American Embassy Residence in Rome, Italy. Each of the formal engraved invitations bears the gold embossed presidential seal floating at the top. Fine condition.

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


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