Kennedy Convocation Collection
Kennedy Convocation Collection , 1962-1988 (Bulk: 1962-1963)
4 archives boxes, 1 half archives box (2.25 linear ft.)
Correspondence, press releases, news clippings, photographs and other materials documenting President John F. Kennedy's visit to Amherst College on October 26, 1963 for a special convocation at which he and poet Archibald MacLeish were awarded honorary degrees, and for a groundbreaking ceremony for the Robert Frost Library.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
There is no restriction on access to the Kennedy Convocation Collection for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.
Requests for permission to publish material from the Papers should be directed to the Archives and Special Collections. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights.
Amherst College Archives and Special Collections