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John Kennedy accepts Democratic nomination, cites 'new frontier' challenge
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated July 16, 1960 reads, "Young nominee for President (left) gives acceptance speech at Coliseum as his proud mother, Mrs. Joseph Kennedy, listens; pledges loyalty to party platform."
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
HE box 2098
Kennedy, John F.--(John Fitzgerald),--1917-1963
Kennedy, Rose Fitzgerald,--1890-1995
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Democratic National Convention--(1960 :--Los Angeles, Calif.)
Public speaking--California--Los Angeles
Podiums--California--Los Angeles
Presidential candidates--United States
Legislators--United States
Political conventions--California--Los Angeles
Mothers of presidents--United States
Stadiums--California--Los Angeles
University Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Exposition Park (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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