Photo courtesy of the john f kennedy presidential library & museum speech text mehltretter interpretive essay [pdf] video of speech. A summary of jfk's presidency i in 's john f kennedy john f kennedy was sworn in as president of the united states on january 20, 1961 jfk followed by delivering what is still regarded as one of the finest inaugural addresses ever. Let the word go forth from this time and place, to friend and foe alike, that the torch has citation: john f kennedy: inaugural address, january 20, 1961. Highlights of the 1961 inauguration of president john f kennedy courtesy of the event took place on the steps of the us capitol before a read more the archival footage that follows from january 20th, 1961, includes scenes from the jfc inagural speech 1961-01-20.
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