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One of our original guiding principles here at ethos3 is john f kennedy's oft- quoted gem: “the only reason to give a speech is to change the. January 20, 1961 | clip of president kennedy 1961 inauguration this clip, title, and description were not created by c-span. Immediately after reciting the oath of office, president kennedy turned to address the crowd gathered at the capitol.
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In this lesson we will learn about president john f kennedy's inaugural address we will explore the historical context in which the address. John f kennedy was inaugurated as the 35th president of the united states on the steps of the capitol in washington, dc in 1961. John f kennedy inaugural address quote magnet: the quotations on this magnet have reverberated through american thought and culture since they were s.
1 - inaugural address january 20, 1961 citation: john f kennedy: inaugural address, january 20, 1961 online by gerhard peters and john t woolley,. Inaugural address of president john f kennedy produced by the us army signal corps in the john f kennedy presidential library and museum, boston. Fifty years ago, on jan 20, 1961, john f kennedy delivered his inaugural address as the 35th president of the united states kennedy spoke.