‘Listening In’ To JFK’s Secret White House Recordings


“… This candid observation — and many more — are among the new trove of secret recordings just released by The John F. Kennedy Library Foundation. A new book and CD set called Listening In includes more than 260 hours of transcribed conversations and 2.5 hours of audio recordings from inside the Kennedy White House. The recordings are selected and set in context by Ted Widmer, director of the John Carter Brown Library, and the book includes an introduction by Caroline Kennedy, the president’s daughter. Kennedy joins NPR’s Scott Simon to discuss what it’s like to listen to these recordings of her father, nearly 50 years after his assassination. …”
NPR (Audio)
amazon: Listening In: The Secret White House Recordings of John F. Kennedy
YouTube: Listening In: JFK on Vietnam (November 4, 1963)

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