"Address to faculty and students, on behalf of Robert F. Kennedy for President"



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Campaign for Kennedy - Students for Kennedy


1 hour 8 minutes

Original Description

First 4 min. not recorded.


In 1968, Schlesinger, who had acted as Special Assistant to the President John F. Kennedy and advisor and speechwriter to numerous Democratic political campaigns, actively supported the presidential campaign of Robert F. Kennedy. Schlesinger's address at Portland State College followed Kennedy's speech to faculty and students on March 26, 1968 (also recorded in this collection).

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.


Political campaigns, Robert F. Kennedy -- 1925-1968

Original Format

Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, dual track


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