• Creator
  • President (1961-1963 : Kennedy). Office of the Personal Secretary. 1961-1963
  • Created Date
  • 1962-09-30
  • Description
  • Press copy of President John F. Kennedy's radio and television address to the nation regarding desegregation and racially motivated violence at the University of Mississippi. In his speech the President regrets the necessity for any action by the Federal Government, but explains that the freedom to disagree with the law does not include the freedom to disobey it. He calls upon the citizens of Mississippi to allow student James Meredith an equa... more
    Press copy of President John F. Kennedy's radio and television address to the nation regarding desegregation and racially motivated violence at the University of Mississippi. In his speech the President regrets the necessity for any action by the Federal Government, but explains that the freedom to disagree with the law does not include the freedom to disobey it. He calls upon the citizens of Mississippi to allow student James Meredith an equal opportunity for education by upholding their tradition of honor and courage. less
  • Format
  • Speeches, addresses, etc.
    Paper
    Networked Storage
    Loose Sheets
    Magnetic Media
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted