Thursday, August 29, 2013


A great color photo of John Kennedy and Jackie (circa 1950s).JFK, Jackie, and daughter Caroline are captured in this candid picture taken

in Palm Beach, Florida, on April 13, 1963. Jacqueline Kennedy is lighting up

a cigarette, making this photograph a very rare one in that respect.President John F. Kennedy sits at the helm of the

United States Coast Guard boat "Manitou" while sailing

off the coast of Johns Island, Maine (August 12, 1962).

[Description courtesy of the .]JFK speaks to the nation during the

Cuban Missile Crisis (October 22, 1962):

to watch the complete, uncut version

of President Kennedy's "Cuban Crisis" speech.The President signs the order to quarantine Cuba

(October 23, 1962).President Kennedy meets with members of the

Executive Committee of the National Security Council (EXCOMM)

as the missile crisis in Cuba draws to a close (October 29, 1962).President Kennedy rides in a motorcade

in Mexico City on June 29, 1962:JFK views the Liberty Bell in

Philadelphia (July 4, 1962).JFK, Jackie, and daughter Caroline.Jackie and Jack Kennedy in 1960.On March 2, 1962, President John F. Kennedy addresses members of the

1962 Mardi Gras Royal Court and guests in the Rose Garden of the White House.

Mardi Gras King and Queen, Voris King and Rebekah Jo Hannie, stand at left

(over President Kennedy's shoulder).

[Description courtesy of the .]JFK's last birthday party (May 29, 1963):Prime Minister Harold Macmillan of Great Britain and President John F. Kennedy

stand in front of the White House after a luncheon in honor of the Prime Minister.

(L-R) Prime Minister Macmillan; President Kennedy; David Ormsby-Gore,

Ambassador to the United States from Great Britain; First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy;

the Ambassador's wife, Sylvia Thomas Ormsby-Gore (April 29, 1962).

[Description courtesy of the .]Another Oval Office meeting (April 21, 1961).A glamorous evening on the town with the

President and First Lady (September 1962).JFK meets with President Bourguiba of Tunisia

in the Oval Office (May 4, 1961).Below are four pictures taken prior to November 22, 1963, showing

Jackie Kennedy wearing the same pink suit she wore in Dallas

on the day of her husband's assassination:Brilliant-looking color photo, taken at the White House in

November 1963, just days before JFK's death.Jackie with Ted Kennedy.The President prepares to board Air Force One at Palm Beach

International Airport in Florida (April 17, 1963).President Kennedy delivers his "Health Care" speech at

Madison Square Garden in New York City on May 20, 1962.

That particular address is probably one of the best speeches

ever made by an American President. You can see and hear

the whole speech by .JFK, RFK, J. Edgar Hoover, and others (September 13, 1961).President John F. Kennedy and First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy sail aboard the

presidential yacht "Honey Fitz", off the coast of Palm Beach, Florida.

Also onboard: Princess Lee Radziwill, sister of the First Lady; Gianni Agnelli,

heir of Fiat car company; Marella Agnelli, Italian socialite (January 2, 1963).

[Description courtesy of the .]The interior of the Kennedy yacht "Honey Fitz", as seen on September 7, 1961.JFK with former President Dwight Eisenhower.Jacqueline Kennedy.JFK and JFK Jr. at Camp David in Maryland.

Jackie is in the background (March 31, 1963).JFK greets Julius Nyerere, the President of Tanganyika,

upon Nyerere's arrival at the White House (July 15, 1963).Vice President Lyndon Johnson with President Kennedy (February 7, 1961).of the 1961 baseball season at Griffith Stadium in Washington, D.C.,

with President John F. Kennedy in attendance. The first picture shows the

President throwing the ceremonial first pitch of the 1961 season:First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy at the National Gallery of Art

in Washington, D.C. (November 1961).In this picture taken at Rice University in Houston, Texas,

on September 12, 1962, President Kennedy delivers

his famous "Space Exploration" speech.

Listen to the entire 18-minute speech .JFK and John Glenn at Cape Canaveral, Florida

(February 23, 1962):JFK Jr. drinks a Coke on the South Lawn of the White House on April 4, 1963.

Jackie Kennedy, in her bare feet, is in the background.Motorcade through Washington, D.C. (July 11, 1961).A slightly injured President Kennedy, seen here with a bandage over his left eye,

greets members of the Girl Scouts of America (March 16, 1961).Jackie and Jack on May 24, 1961.JFK in Honolulu, Hawaii (June 9, 1963):President Kennedy delivers a speech at the United Auto Workers

convention in Atlantic City, New Jersey, on May 8, 1962.

The President's 34-minute speech can be heard .Father and son in the White House (May 30, 1963).A Jackie Kennedy close-up.Here are some more pictures of Dallas' Dealey Plaza. This time, we see what

the Plaza looked like from a helicopter in the year 1973, ten years after JFK's

assassination. These images were taken from the movie ,

which was released in November 1973:Joseph P. Kennedy's 75th birthday party (September 1963).During a Founder's Day ceremony at Vanderbilt University, President John F. Kennedy presses a gold telegraph key that will remotely explode the first charge of dynamite at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' construction site of the Cordell Hull Dam on the Cumberland River in nearby Carthage, Tennessee. President Kennedy delivered an address at the ceremony to commemorate the 90th anniversary of the university's founding and the 30th anniversary of the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA).

Dudley Field, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee. May 18, 1963.

[Description courtesy of the .]JFK and John-John.Jackie feeds a horse in India (March 19, 1962).Christmas with the Kennedys (December 25, 1962).JFK makes a speech in Seattle, Washington, on November 16, 1961.

Listen to the speech .The First Family at Hyannis Port in a relaxed setting on August 4, 1962.Excited women reach to shake President Kennedy's hand

during a motorcade in Germany in June 1963.Some guy sitting behind that desk seems to be drawing

the attention of a few photographers.Jack and Jackie aboard a helicopter (May 15, 1961).President Kennedy uses a chart as a visual aid during an address

to the American people on the state of the national economy.

From the Oval Office of the White House. The date: August 13, 1962.

Listen to the speech . (It's a darn good speech too.)The Kennedy children in the most famous back yard in America (April 1, 1963).Jacqueline Kennedy on the night of Senator

Robert F. Kennedy's assassination in June 1968.Air Force One, carrying President Kennedy, is seen

landing in Berlin in June 1963.The State Dining Room at the White House (February 20, 1962).The President, Mrs. Kennedy, and Vice President Lyndon Johnson

attend the opening of the Mona Lisa Exhibit at the National Gallery of Art

in Washington, D.C. ().Jackie and the children on horseback (November 1962).JFK visits Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day 1963.The President in the Oval Office (1961).JFK arrives at Logan International Airport

in Boston (April 20, 1963).Lieutenant John F. Kennedy is awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal

for heroism in rescuing members of the crew of the PT-109 (June 6, 1944).

[Description courtesy of the .]Below are ten images captured from the 1978

made-for-TV movie .

The complete film can be seen .JFK aboard a helicopter on February 11, 1961. Also seen in this photograph

are Press Secretary Pierre Salinger and his wife, Nancy, along

with Naval Aide Tazewell Shepard.President Kennedy delivers in front of

a huge crowd in Philadelphia on July 4, 1962.The Oval Office in November 1963.President Kennedy visits Cape Canaveral, Florida, on

November 16, 1963, six days before he was killed.Aerial view of the White House (June 27, 1961).The President is photographed in front of the airplane "Caroline" at

National Airport in Washington, D.C. (March 8, 1962).LBJ and JFK.JFK attends the Orange Bowl football game

in Miami, Florida (January 1, 1963).Mr. and Mrs. John F. Kennedy (October 27, 1961).JFK with Senator Hubert Humphrey (May 17, 1962).The President and Vice President (August 31, 1961).Photos of President Kennedy's trip to Tampa, Florida, on

November 18, 1963, just four days before he was killed:Pictures of JFK in Miami, Florida (also on November 18, 1963):Jackie, JFK Jr., and Caroline at President Kennedy's

gravesite (May 29, 1964).JFK and the President of India are seen here at the White House

just before departing for a motorcade on June 4, 1963:JFK and Dave Powers (November 1, 1961).The President and Mrs. Kennedy, along with Secretary of State Dean Rusk,

are seen in this picture taken at Andrews Air Force Base on June 29, 1962.Mr. Kennedy greets people in the rain during a visit to

Charleston, West Virginia, on June 20, 1963.Below are still frames from a of

JFK's visit to San Diego on June 6, 1963:

[Source: ]Here are two somewhat rare pictures of President and Mrs. Kennedy

arriving at Carswell Air Force Base in Fort Worth, Texas,

on the night of November 21, 1963:

[Photo Credit: Rob Hinnant]The White House Rose Garden is getting a facelift.

This photo was taken on April 4, 1962.September 12, 1953 --

Let the rest of the world eat cake -- I just married Jackie!:Young Massachusetts Senator John F. Kennedy in 1955

(with brother Bobby in the foreground).JFK, Jackie, and daughter Caroline in the summer of 1958.Here are a few screen captures extracted from the 1986

television docu-trial, ,

featuring real lawyers and Gerry Spence.

To see more pictures from the '86 mock trial, .Jack and Jackie walking in a parade (March 1958).JFK on the stump....campaigning for President in 1960.Spring 1960: Jackie and Jack relax in the air between campaign stops.Utilizing the only "podium" at hand, John Kennedy

climbed atop a station wagon to address a group of

West Virginia coal miners in April 1960.Jack Kennedy delivers a speech in Wisconsin

during the 1960 Presidential campaign.JFK in Illinois (October 1960).Senator John F. Kennedy (with his sister, Pat)

on the campaign trail in 1960.JFK and Jackie in West Virginia in 1960

(during a television call-in program).Another picture of Senator Kennedy during his run for President in 1960.Jacqueline Kennedy (July 1960).Behind the cameras just prior to the start of one of the four Presidential

debates between Senator John F. Kennedy and Vice President

Richard Nixon in late 1960.A rare color photo taken during one of the 1960 debates.November 1960: JFK, along with family members

and Kennedy aides, watch the election returns.JFK and RFK.A relaxed Jackie in Georgetown in 1959.Hi, Jackie.This is my all-time favorite photograph

of .

(Good gosh, I love this woman.)A jovial JFK at another news conference.Jackie and Jack.John Jr., Caroline, and Jackie (circa 1970s).MORE KENNEDY PICTURES:SOME ADDITIONAL

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