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AMAZING ARCHIVE OF 81 PIECES OF CORRESPONDENCE WRITTEN TO IBM PRESIDENT ARTHUR WATSON, INCLUDING SIGNED LETTERS FROM KENNEDY, NIXON, AND 24 LETTERS BY EISENHOWER, 1951-63

(EISENHOWER, Dwight D.; KENNEDY, John F., Jr.; NIXON, Richard; et al.) (WATSON, Arthur). Archive of correspondence. Various places, 1951-63. Fascinating and revealing archive of correspondence written to Arthur Kittredge Watson, President of IBM World Trade Corporation—at the time these letters were written, 1951-63, one of the largest and most powerful corporations in the world—and United States Ambassador to France. Includes signed letters with substantial content written and signed by Kennedy, Nixon, and 24 letters by Eisenhower. $19,500.

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“THEREIN LIES OUR RESPONSIBILITY AND OUR OPPORTUNITY”

KENNEDY, John F. Typescript speech. No place, delivered 1 October 1959. Important political address by Senator John F. Kennedy quoting FDR, T.S. Eliot, Nikita Khrushchev, Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, and Queen Elizabeth I, and comparing President Eisenhower to Shakespeare’s King Lear—also with a boat doodle and over 50 words in Kennedy’s hand. The Kennedy Library has a typescript of this speech, but without the corrections. $18,500.

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"WE WILL HELP THEM IF THEY WILL HELP US. THIS, I HAVE LONG BELIEVED, SHOULD BE THE MOTIVATING FORCE BEHIND OUR ENTIRE FOREIGN POLICY"

KENNEDY, John F. Autograph and Typed Manuscript Campaign Speech. No place, 1952.

Autograph and typed manuscript speech, annotated by Kennedy and with over a page in his handwriting, delivered during the 1952 Massachusetts Senate campaign that ultimately unseated Henry Cabot Lodge, answering charges by Lodge that he did not take the Korean War seriously enough, in which he mentions his own personal experience in World War II and the possibility of provoking World War III and atomic warfare. $16,500.

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WARMLY INSCRIBED BY JOHN KENNEDY

(KENNEDY, John F.) WOLFF, Perry. A Tour of the White House with Mrs. John F. Kennedy. Garden City, New York, 1962.

First edition, presentation copy, of this companion book to Jackie Kennedy's 1962 televised White House tour, warmly inscribed: "For Mildred Levy—with warm personal regards. John Kennedy." $15,000.

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"PRESIDENT KENNEDY HAS BEEN SHOT": REMARKABLE ARCHIVE OF HISTORIC BREAKING NEWS OF THE KENNEDY ASSASSINATION ON ORIGINAL ASSOCIATED PRESS TELETYPE SHEETS FROM NOVEMBER 22, 1963

(KENNEDY ASSASSINATION). Original Associated Press teletype reports of the Kennedy assassination. Dallas, Texas, November 22, 1963.

Original Associated Press teletype from November 22, 1963 to March 1964, with breaking news of the Kennedy assassination, including reports of Kennedy's death, Mrs. Kennedy departing with her husband's body, the discovery of Oswald's sniper's nest, and Lyndon Johnson's inauguration. $12,500.

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INSCRIBED BY BOBBY KENNEDY

(KENNEDY, Robert) KENNEDY, John F. As We Remember Joe. Cambridge, MA, 1945.

First edition, second issue (of only 250 copies), of this tribute to the eldest of the Kennedy brothers, inscribed by Robert Kennedy to his successor as Attorney General, Nicholas Katzenbach: “For Nick, Bob Kennedy. Christmas 1965.” Privately printed for family and friends. $7200.

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JOHN AND JACKIE KENNEDY WATCHING ROBERT KENNEDY’S CHILDREN PLAY AT THE KENNEDY COMPOUND

(KENNEDY, John F. and Jacqueline) SHAW, Mark. Photograph. New York, 1963.

Vintage photographic print, taken in Hyannis Port in the fall of 1959, depicting John and Jackie Kennedy watching Robert Kennedy’s children play under an outdoor shower. Bears Shaw’s own studio stamp on verso. $7000.

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BEAUTIFUL LARGE VINTAGE PHOTOGRAPHIC PRINT BY CAMELOT PHOTOGRAPHER MARK SHAW OF THE KENNEDY FAMILY IN FRONT OF THEIR GEORGETOWN HOME

(KENNEDY, John F. and Jacqueline) SHAW, Mark. Photograph. New York, 1963.

Vintage photographic print, taken in front of the Kennedys’ Georgetown home, depicting John Kennedy lifting a toddler-age Caroline into the air while Jackie watches. Bears Shaw’s own studio stamp on verso. $6800.

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JOHN F. KENNEDY STOPPING BY TO CHECK ON HIS FRIENDS’ PROGRESS DURING THEIR 50-MILE “KENNEDY MARCH”

(KENNEDY, John F.) SHAW, Mark. Photograph. New York, 1963.

Vintage photographic print, taken near the Sunshine Parkway, depicting John F. Kennedy stopping to check on his friends as they took a rest during a 50-mile walk from Palm Beach to Miami. Bears Shaw’s own studio stamp and “Private Print” on verso. $6500.

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INSCRIBED BY JOHN F. KENNEDY AS PRESIDENT, FIRST FRENCH EDITION IN WRAPPERS OF STRATÉGIE DE LA PAIX (STRATEGY OF PEACE), 1961

KENNEDIE, John F. Strategie de la Paix. Paris, 1961.

First French edition in wrappers, of this collection of Kennedy’s powerful pre-presidency speeches, inscribed to then Prime Minister of Greece, Constantine Karamanlis, who was visiting the White House the same day the failed Bay of Pigs invasion was launched, "To President Karamanlis with esteem and best wishes, John Kennedy." $6000.

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JOHN AND JACKIE KENNEDY CAMPAIGNING IN WEST VIRGINIA

(KENNEDY, John F. and Jacqueline) SHAW, Mark. Photograph. New York, 1963.

Vintage photographic print, taken in Wheeling, West Virginia, toward the end of Kennedy’s presidential campaign, depicting John and Jackie Kennedy greeting voters at an event. Bears Shaw’s own studio stamp on verso. $5500.

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JOHN AND JACKIE KENNEDY CONVERSING WITH FAMILY AT THE KENNEDY COMPOUND

(KENNEDY, John F. and Jacqueline) SHAW, Mark. Photograph. New York, 1963.

Vintage photographic print, taken in Hyannis Port in the fall of 1959, depicting John Kennedy having a conversation on the couch while Jackie and Joseph Kennedy have a discussion off to the side. Bears Shaw’s own studio stamp and “Private Print” on verso. $4500.

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FASCINATING PHOTO-ARCHIVE OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY’S MILITARY AIDE, MAJOR GENERAL CHESTER “TED” CLIFTON

(KENNEDY, John F.) CLIFTON, Chester V. “Ted” Photo-Archive. Washington and elsewhere, 1961.

Fascinating collection of photographic prints and negatives documenting World War II engagements, Eisenhower as a baseball fan, early missile launches, and the Kennedy White House, together with a sheaf of correspondence, including Clifton’s letter of resignation initialed by Lyndon Johnson “with regret,” and signed letters from Westmoreland, Shriver, Ball, and Laird. $4500.

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JOHN F. KENNEDY CAMPAIGNING FOR THE PRESIDENCY

(KENNEDY, John F. and Jacqueline) SHAW, Mark. Photograph. New York, 1963.

Vintage photographic print, taken during Kennedy’s presidential campaign, depicting John F. Kennedy shaking hands with a potential voter in Wheeling, West Virginia, Jackie at his side. Bears Shaw’s own studio stamp on verso. $4000.

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