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"A Time for Greatness" campaign brochure

Object Number: 2016.017.0001
Category: Documents
Type of Object: Pamphlet
Date: 1960
Dimensions: 8 7/8 × 3 5/8 in. (22.5 × 9.2 cm)
Medium: Paper
Campaign pamphlet titled "A Time for Greatness - U.S. Senator John F. Kennedy for President" published for the 1960 presidential election.

The brochure folds out to a small poster full of images and information about Senator Kennedy, his family, his track record and personal history, and his vision for the future. Publisher information on the back cover: "Mass. Comm. for John F. Kennedy for Pres. of the U.S. / John J. Ford, 260 Tremont St., Boston, Mass."

Curator's Notes

This item is included in the temporary exhibit titled A Time for Greatness: the 1960 Kennedy Campaign, showing on the Museum's seventh floor May 21 - November 13, 2016.  - Lindsey Richardson, Curator of Collections

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