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Anti-Catholic, anti-Kennedy booklet

Object Number: 2012.083.0001
Category: Books
Author: V. E. Howard
Publisher: V. E. Howard
Type of Object: Booklet
Date: 1960
Dimensions: 5 1/2 × 4 1/4 in. (14 × 10.8 cm)
Medium: Paper
Anti-Catholic booklet titled "The White House: American or Roman?" by V.E. Howard, 1960, 32 pages.

The author critcizes the Roman Catholic religion and Senator John F. Kennedy for being Catholic, and explains how having a Catholic president would negatively affect the United States.

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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