837Sep 19, 2013
Ambassador to Japan Nomination Hearing
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on the nomination of Caroline Kennedy to be U.S. ambassador to Japan. Ms. Kennedy answered questions on trade, nuclear reactor safety, ...
200May 5, 2013
John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award
Former Arizona Representative Gabrielle Giffords (D) was awarded the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library 2013 Profile in Courage award, Caroline Kennedy made remarks and presented the ...
887Feb 21, 2011
Kennedy Administration and Associates
Thomas Putnam welcomed historians, journalists and members of the Kennedy administration for a discussion of President John F. Kennedy, his place in the nation’s history, and how lessons ...
2,358Jan 13, 2011
John F. Kennedy Presidential Library Online Archive Unveiling
The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library launched its “Access to a Legacy” Digital Archive Initiative. This online archive contains thousands of documents, photographs, audio ...
463Oct 12, 2009
The Presidency in the Nuclear Age, Panel 3
A panel discussion was held on how U.S. foreign policy and the presidency have been shaped by the development, use, and spread of nuclear weapons focused on the arms race and efforts to curtail it ...
3,214Aug 28, 2009
Senator Edward Kennedy Memorial Service
A “celebration of life” memorial service was held for Senator Edward Kennedy at the John F. Kennedy Library and Museum. The service was a private ceremony to honor Senator Kennedy ...
468Aug 25, 2008
Tribute to Senator Kennedy 2008 Convention
A tribute to Senator Ted Kennedy (D-MA) was part of the evening activities at the Democratic National Convention. Senator Kennedy was recovering from surgery for brain cancer as he ...
7,678Aug 25, 2008
2008 Democratic Convention, Day 1
The opening day of the Democratic National Convention at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado focused on Senator Barack Obama’s background, experience, character, and vision for ...
283Mar 11, 2006
Vietnam and the Presidency: White House Perspectives
Following a videotaped interview with former President Jimmy Carter, Mr. Williams moderated a panel titled “Inside the White House” with several former White House aides who had ...
54May 8, 2002
Book Discussion on Profiles in Courage for Our Time