Collection contains news release teletypes related to the assasination of President John F. Kennedy and the arrest of Lee Harvey Oswald.
President John F. Kennedy visited East Carolina College during his 1960 campaign. He was assassinated in Dallas, Texas in November 1963 by Lee Harvey Oswald. He was succeeded as President by Lyndon B. Johnson.
Collection contains teletype press releases related to events surrounding the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in Dallas, Texas in November, 1963. Also included are news releases associated with the actions of Vice-President Lyndon B. Johnson, the search, capture, and assassination of Lee Harvey Oswald, and details of the funeral arrangements and condolences from world leaders.
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